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Hays County reports three new cases of COVID-19, two recover

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Hays County COVID-19 Update

The Hays County Health Department reported three new lab-confirmed cases of COVID-19 May 13, bringing the total number of cases in the county to 217 and the total active cases to 70.
According to Epidemiologist Eric Schneider, 144 people have recovered from the virus and are out of quarantine, up by two from Monday. Received negative tests increased to 2,066 with 121 still pending. There have been a total of 22 hospitalizations due to the virus with three still hospitalized.
Kyle and San Marcos remain the cities with the highest number of active cases at 34 and 21, respectively.
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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