Texas coronavirus cases cross 200,000 mark

Texas coronavirus cases cross 200,000 mark

Texas reached 200,000 total COVID-19 cases Monday, just 17 days after crossing the 100,000 threshold, a figure that took the state nearly four months to hit.The grim milestone came as the state has reported weeks of surging hospitalizations and new cases, and as Gov. Greg Abbott aimed to clamp down on those rising numbers with a statewide mask order.Although the number of newly reported cases rose at a slower rate Sunday and Monday, with the Texas Department of State […]
Source: Statesman