Hidalgo County confirms 45 more coronavirus-related deaths, 498 additional cases – KRGV

” I am really saddened by the death of our 45 Hidalgo County homeowners. My deepest prayers and compassions go out to the buddies and households who lost their liked ones,” said Hidalgo County Judge Richard F. Cortez.

According to a news release from the county, 44 of the positive cases are listed as “concealed.” Concealed indicates the resident is from one of the smaller cities within Hidalgo County where the homeowners may know each other well.

Hidalgo County reported in Tuesday 45 more deaths due to coronavirus issues and 498 extra individuals evaluated favorable for the virus– bringing its general total to 18,249 cases.

There are presently 757 COVID-19 clients under hospitalization, including 247 in intensive care units.