Hidalgo County announces 31 more coronavirus-related deaths, 396 additional cases – KRGV

There are presently 5,031 known active cases in Hidalgo County and 1,087 individuals awaiting results, according to the countys news release.

Presently, there are 834 individuals hospitalized with problems from the infection, including 210 in extensive care units in Hidalgo County.

Hidalgo County reported on Tuesday 31 more people died due to issues related to the coronavirus. The freshly reported deaths bring the countys overall to 183.

According to a press release from Hidalgo County, 396 more individuals evaluated favorable for the infection– bringing the countys total variety of verified cases to 8,593.

” I am deeply saddened today knowing that we continue to lose increasingly more of our next-door neighbors to this terrible virus,” said Hidalgo Judge Richard F. Cortez. “The ongoing rise in casualties and overall favorable cases is a grim tip that this disease does not discriminate, and that we should all do our part if we are to overcome it.”