Hidalgo County reports 15 coronavirus-related deaths, 356 positive cases
A 20-year-old woman from Alamo is among the 15 coronavirus-related deaths reported by Hidalgo County on Thursday.
It's the highest single-day death toll count reported since Aug. 26, when 20 coronavirus-related deaths were reported in one day.
The deaths include:
The county also reported 356 people have tested positive for COVID-19. Those cases are in the following age groups:
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There are currently 345 COVID-19 patients in Hidalgo County hospitals; 309 are adult patients and 36 are pediatric patients.
The total number of hospitalized patients in intensive care units is 128; 123 are adults and five are pediatric patients.
Across Hidalgo County school districts, nine staff members and 52 students have tested positive for COVID-19. The county doesn't specify which campus the positive infections occurred.
In total, the county has reported 365 total staff infections and 1,104 student infections.
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