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3rd COVID-19 related death confirmed in Nueces Co.

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Posted at 5:02 PM, Apr 26, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-26 20:35:04-04

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Nueces County health officials have confirmed a third death related to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Officials say the man is said to be between the ages of 80 and 89.

In accordance with privacy laws, the persons identity has not been released by Nueces County.

As of today, 2103 tests have been conducted in Nueces Co. Of those tests, 94 have come back positive.

Recoveries from the virus remain at 33. Currently, two Nueces County COVID-19 patients are hospitalized, neither in intensive care.