Fri. Oct 23rd, 2020

COVID-19 CASE COUNT FOR THURSDAY PASSES 600

The New Mexico Department of Health (NMDOH) reported 1 additional COVID-19-related death on Thursday.

The latest death includes:

  • A female in her 70s from Luna County. The individual was hospitalized and had underlying conditions.

The number of deaths of New Mexico residents related to COVID-19 is now at 922.

In addition to the deaths, the state reported 672 additional COVID-19 cases. As of Thursday, New Mexico has reported a total of 34,958 cases.

The latest cases include:

  • 303 new cases in Bernalillo County
  • 37 new cases in Chaves County
  • 6 new cases in Cibola County
  • 17 new cases in Curry County
  • 89 new cases in Doña Ana County
  • 26 new cases in Eddy County
  • 5 new cases in Grant County
  • 3 new cases in Hidalgo County
  • 28 new cases in Lea County
  • 3 new cases in Lincoln County
  • 14 new cases in Luna County
  • 14 new cases in McKinley County
  • 2 new cases in Mora County
  • 2 new cases in Otero County
  • 6 new cases in Quay County
  • 1 new cases in Rio Arriba County
  • 6 new cases in Roosevelt County
  • 29 new cases in Sandoval County
  • 28 new cases in San Juan County
  • 2 new cases in San Miguel County
  • 18 new cases in Santa Fe County
  • 2 new cases in Taos County
  • 20 new cases in Valencia County
  • 6 new cases among individuals being held by federal agencies at the Otero County Prison Facility
  • 2 new cases among New Mexico Corrections Department inmates at the Central New Mexico Correctional Facility in Valencia County
  • 3 new cases among New Mexico Corrections Department inmates at the Southern New Mexico Correctional Facility in Doña Ana County

A total of 1,027,392 tests  have been conducted. The New Mexico Department of Health also reports that 19,457 cases are reported as recovered.