LUBBBOCK, Texas — On Monday, the City of Lubbock Public Health Department provided an update on the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the county.
Since Friday, the health department reported 765 new cases and 3 additional deaths.
Breaking down the numbers, there were 269 new cases on Saturday, 239 on Sunday and 257 on Monday.
A total 58,885 cases have been reported since the beginning of the pandemic and 790 deaths.
A total 4,355 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 19.79 percent as of last update on Sunday, September 5.
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