Hidalgo County reported 35 more people on Wednesday due to coronavirus-related complications. The recently reported deaths bring the county total to 218.
“My most sincere condolences go to the family and friends of these 35 people. We are doing our best to curb the spread of this virus but we still need your help. It is important to keep your distance and avoid all other social gatherings outside our family, “said Hidalgo County Judge Richard F. Cortez.
According to a Hidalgo County press release, 651 more people tested positive for the virus, bringing the total number of confirmed county cases to 9,244.
Currently, there are 867 people hospitalized with virus complications, including 221
There are currently 4,871 known active cases in Hidalgo County and 1,079 people awaiting results, according to the county press release.