Texas breaks previous daily record with nearly 7,000 new coronavirus cases

Texas breaks previous daily record with nearly 7,000 new coronavirus cases

State health officials reported nearly 7,000 new cases of COVID-19 and more than 6,000 hospitalizations Tuesday, unprecedented figures that came as Gov. Greg Abbott suspended elective surgeries at hospitals in four South Texas counties.The Texas Department of State Health Services reported 6,975 new coronavirus cases Tuesday, up from Thursday’s record of 5,996 cases. Texas hospitals had 6,533 new lab-confirmed COVID-19 patients, up from Monday’s record of 5,913. […]
Source: Statesman