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Hays County reports 82 new COVID-19 cases

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Hays County COVID-19 update

The Hays County Local Health Department reports 82 new lab-confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 115 recoveries May 1-3, bringing the total number of cases in the county to 18,436, total active cases to 560 and recoveries to 17,636. The county reports the total active cases in the past 21 days is 839.

San Marcos, Kyle and Buda have 170, 158 and 129 active cases, respectively.

According to Epidemiologist Eric Schneider, the total number of received negative tests in the county is now 161,845. The total number of hospitalizations is 853 and total current hospitalizations is 14 after seven people were hospitalized and six were discharged. The total number of fatalities in the county is 240.

The University Star will continue to provide COVID-19 updates as any additional information is released.

Individuals concerned about possible exposure to COVID-19 are encouraged to contact their healthcare provider or the Hays County Local Health Department at 512.393.5520. For additional information about COVID-19, visit the Texas Department of State Health Services or the Centers for Disease Control website.
The University Star’s COVID-19 coverage can be found here

 
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