7 new deaths, 599 additional COVID-19 cases reported in New Mexico


  • A male from Curry County in the 80s. The person was hospitalized and had an underlying condition.
  • A woman from Eddy County in the 80s. The person was hospitalized and had an underlying condition.
  • Eddie County’s second woman in the 80s. The person was hospitalized and had an underlying condition.
  • A male in his 60s from Roosevelt County. The person was hospitalized and had an underlying condition.
  • A male in his 40s from Santa Fe County. The person had underlying conditions.
  • A male in his 80s from Santa Fe County. The man was hospitalized and a resident of the Kingston residence in Santa Fe.
  • A woman in her 90s from Santa Fe County. The man was hospitalized and a resident of the Kingston residence in Santa Fe.

The number of deaths in New Mexico residents related to COVID-19 is now 942.

In addition to the deaths, the state reported 599 additional COVID-19 cases. As of Tuesday, New Mexico has registered a total of 37,896 cases.

The latest cases include:

  • 154 new cases in Bernilillo County
  • 26 new cases in Cheves County
  • 9 new cases in Cibola County
  • 45 new cases in Curry County
  • 136 new cases in Doña Ana County
  • 21 new cases in Eddy County
  • 1 new case in Grant County
  • 1 new case in Hidalgo County
  • 18 new cases in Lee County
  • 2 new cases in Lincoln County
  • 2 new cases in Los Alamos County
  • 17 new cases in Luna County
  • 16 new cases in McKinley County.
  • 29 new cases in Otero County
  • 6 new cases in Quay County
  • 4 new cases in Rio Ariba County
  • 3 new cases in Roosevelt County
  • 18 new cases in Sandoval County.
  • 30 new cases in San Juan County
  • 3 new cases in San Miguel County
  • 33 new cases in Santa Fe County
  • 1 new case in Sierra County
  • 5 new cases in Socorro County
  • 1 new case in Taos County
  • 1 new case in Union County
  • 15 new cases in Valencia County
  • 1 new case among individuals held by federal agencies at Otero County Jail Facility
  • 1 new case among inmates of New Mexico Department of Corrections at Central New Mexico Correctional Facility in Valencia County

To see the number of positive cases in each county or by zip code, click here.

KOB4 determined that 6.5% of the tests analyzed in the state’s Tuesday report had a positivity result.

The state reports that 205 people are currently being treated for COVID-19 in the hospital. The number may include individuals who have tested positive out of state for COVID-19 but are hospitalized in New Mexico.

As of Tuesday, there are 20,165 COVID-19 cases that have been recovered by the New Mexico Department of Health.

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