Cameron County: 2 out of 3 COVID-related deaths were unvaccinated individuals
Cameron County reported three coronavirus-related deaths on Monday.
Of the three deaths, two were unvaccinated, according to a report released by the Cameron County Public Health Department.
Two women in their 70s from Harlingen and one man in his 60s from Los Feria died as a result of the virus. The total number of COVID-related deaths in Cameron County now stands at 2,005.
The county also reported 37 new positive infections in the county. Of the 37 cases reported, 4 were from unaccompanied minor shelters and detention centers.
The 37 people who tested positive are in the following age groups:
|Age: 0-19||Age: 20-29||Age: 30-39||Age: 40-49||Age: 50-59||Age: 60-69||Age: 70+|
|7 people||7 people||2 people||5 people||11 people||3 people||2 people|
Since the pandemic began, the county has reported 53,861 cases of COVID-19.
A total of 50,751 people have recovered from the virus in the county, according to the news release.
Vaccination efforts continue across Cameron County; currently 73.98% of the population, five years and older, is fully vaccinated.
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