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Health District received notification of seven COVID-19 related deaths

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Posted at 4:20 PM, Aug 27, 2021
and last updated 2021-08-27 17:41:13-04

NUECES COUNTY, Texas — The Corpus Christi-Nueces County Public Health District reports they were told of seven COVID-19 related deaths.

According to health officials, the patients included six men and one woman with ages ranging in their 20’s, 30’s, 40’s, 50’s and 80’s.

Comorbidities included chronic kidney disease, cholecystitis, diabetes, hypertension, hyperlipidemia, obesity, and hypothyroidism.

The number brings the total number of deaths in Nueces County to 995.

Health officials also report there were 410 new COVID-19 cases. This raises the total total COVID-19 count to 57,999. So far, 50,166 have recovered.

Further information is not being released for privacy and confidentiality reasons.