Cameron County reports 39 new positive cases of COVID-19, 7 COVID-19 related deaths
Cameron County confirmed an 39 positive cases of COVID-19 in the county and seven COVID-19 related deaths, according to a report released Wednesday.
Of the seven individuals who died from COVID-related complications, five were not vaccinated, according to the report.
Of the 39 cases reported, 2 were from unaccompanied minor shelters and detention centers.
The 39 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+|
|11 people||9 people||5 people||6 people||4 people||2 people||2 people|
Since the pandemic began, the county has reported 52,442 cases of COVID-19.
A total of 48,168 people have recovered from the virus in the county, according to the news release.
Vaccination efforts continue across Cameron County; currently more than 80% of the population, 12 years and older, is fully vaccinated.
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