8 new deaths, 110 additional COVID-19 cases reported in New Mexico


  • A male in his 50s from Bernilillo County. The person had underlying conditions and was a resident of the Spanish Trails Rehabilitation Suite in Albuquerque.
  • A male from Bernilillo County in the 80s. The person was hospitalized and had an underlying condition.
  • A woman from Curry County in the 70s. The person had underlying conditions.
  • A woman from Lee County in the 60s. The person was hospitalized.
  • A male from Lee County in the 60s. The person was hospitalized.
  • A second male from Lee County in the 60s. The person was hospitalized.
  • A woman from the 80s from McKinley County. The person had underlying conditions.
  • A woman in her 80s from Roosevelt County. The person had underlying conditions.

The number of deaths in New Mexico residents related to COVID-19 is now 787.

In addition to the deaths, the state reported 110 new additional COVID-19 cases. As of Tuesday, New Mexico reported a total of 25,460 cases.

The latest cases include:

  • 30 new cases in Bernilillo County
  • 4 new cases in Chaves County
  • 3 new cases in Curry County
  • 32 new cases in Dona Ana County
  • 8 new cases in Eddy County
  • 1 new case in Grant County
  • 1 new case in Lee County
  • 2 new cases in Lincoln County
  • 10 new cases in McKinley County
  • 4 new cases in Otero County
  • 7 new cases in Sandoval County
  • 2 new cases in San Juan County
  • 1 new case in San Miguel County
  • 2 new cases in Santa Fe County
  • 1 new case in Sierra County
  • 1 new case in Valencia County
  • 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 2.4% of the tests analyzed in the state’s Tuesday report had a positivity result.

The state reports that 72 people are being hospitalized for COVID-19. This number may include individuals who have tested COVID-19 positive outside the state but are hospitalized in New Mexico.

As of Tuesday, there are 13,073 COVID-19 cases that have been recovered by the New Mexico Department of Health.