Lubbock county now at 180 total cases of COVID-19

Apr 6, 2020

The City of Lubbock announced 26 new cases of COVID-19 today. This brings the county’s total number of cases to 180 with 6 deaths and 25 cases listed as recovered.

From the City of Lubbock:

“The City of Lubbock has confirmed 26 new cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19), and one additional death as of 4:00 p.m. on April 6, 2020. The total number of cases in Lubbock County is 180, and six deaths. However, 25 cases are now listed as recovered.*

The City of Lubbock Health Department and other response agencies are prepared and have employed standard response plans designed to address and resolve public health issues. The Department will continue monitoring individuals as indicated by the CDC. The Department’s disease surveillance team will continue working diligently to ensure the public remains at a low risk of contracting COVID-19.  

The City of Lubbock Health Department and our health care partners will continue to monitor COVID-19 in the Lubbock area to prepare for the possibility of more local cases. Please continue to follow proper hygiene recommendations and social distancing practices.”

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