By Amin Abd Al-Shahid
SAN ELIZARIO, TEXAS – Today’s numbers, as reported by both the City of El Paso and the County of El Paso are as follows:
There is one new death to report. This was a male in his 40s. It is being reported that he had underlying conditions.
There are also 71 newly diagnosed cases within the County of El Paso.
Corona virus numbers from correctional facilities will next be posted Sunday, 17 May 2020.
7 Active Cases within San Elizario City limits
25 Total Diagnosed Cases within San Elizario City limits
16 Recoveries in San Elizario
36 Total Diagnosed within zip code 79849
46 Deaths reported in El Paso County
1,726 Total Number of Diagnosed Cases
882 Currently Under Monitoring – significant increase in this number.
71 Newly diagnosed cases countywide – another significant increase.
882 total number of recovered cases
798 total active cases in El Paso County
41 In ICU
17 On ventilators
2,423 total tests given by the Dept. of Public Health Lab. 120 tests administered/reported in the last twenty-four hours by the City/County of El Paso. 18,100 administered in total, countywide.
Not counted in El Paso’s cases are 44 positive cases of individuals from other communities outside of the county, who have been tested and/or treated in El Paso. Of those numbers 25 are residents of Chihuahua, Mexico; 17 are New Mexico residents; and two (2) are Texas residents who are not El Paso County residents. Of the 44 cases, two males from Chihuahua (one in his 50s and another in his 80s) passed away.