Update on COVID-19: 26 new cases in Taos County, no new deaths | Coronavirus

The New Mexico Department of Health announced 3,354 new COVID-19 cases over the weekend on Tuesday (Jan. 25), including 26 new cases in Taos County.

The state also reported 25 additional deaths on Tuesday (17 recent deaths and six additional deaths added from within the past 30 days), bringing the total since the start of the pandemic in New Mexico to 6,317. No new deaths were reported for Taos County, leaving the total number of deaths across the county at 76. The latest person to die from COVID-19 was a woman in her 60’s who was hospitalized.

The total statewide cases stood at 455,957 with 333,715 cases designated as recovered by the New Mexico Department of Health. Currently, 678 individuals are hospitalized with COVID-19 in the state.

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