El Paso surpasses 14000 confirmed cases; 7 new virus deaths announced – KVIA El Paso

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The death toll now stands at 266.

There have now been 14,276 confirmed cases in El Paso County given that the pandemic began. The number of active cases increased for the first time in five days. It now stands 3,311, compared to 3,204 on Thursday.

The heath department stated the victims varied in age from their 70s to their 90s. Only one of the victims, a male in his 70s, did not have underlying health conditions.

Hospitalizations decreased by 15 from 279 to 264. The variety of ICU clients decreased from 104 to 100. The number of patients on ventilators increased to 54, which is an all-time high.

The Department of Public Health has not yet released the upgraded number of recoveries.

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EL PASO, Texas (KVIA)– The El Paso Department of Public Health revealed seven virus deaths and 337 brand-new cases Friday morning.

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