LUBBOCK, Texas — On Wednesday, the City of Lubbock Public Health Department provided an update on the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the county.
There were 70 new cases and two additional death reported in the latest update.
A total 64,758 cases, 61,852 recoveries and 863 deaths have been reported since the beginning of the pandemic.
A total 2,043 cases were reported as currently active.
Texas Department of State Health Services data showed hospitalization rate in Trauma Service Area B (the greater Lubbock/South Plains region) was at 9.0% percent as of last update provided on Tuesday, October 12.
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