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Two Deaths and 117 New COVID-19 Cases Reported by Cameron County Tonight
07/07/2020

 


Cameron County has received confirmation of two additional COVID-19 related deaths of Cameron County residents. The individuals were a 65-year old female and 81-year old male from Brownsville. They were both previously reported cases. This raises the number of COVID-19 related deaths in Cameron County to 70.

Cameron County has also received confirmation of an additional 117 case reports of COVID-19. This includes the following:

 

Residence

Gender

Age(s)

Transmission

Brownsville

Female

7, 18, 20, 22, 22, 23, 23, 25, 26, 26, 28, 29, 30, 31, 34, 40, 40, 42, 42, 43, 44, 45, 48, 48, 49, 52, 63

Community

Brownsville

Male

9, 21, 23, 24, 25, 28, 30, 31, 35, 39, 39, 40, 46, 47, 49, 53, 55, 60, 72, 76, 76, 81

Community

Brownsville

Female

11, 16, 18, 21, 29, 31, 35, 41, 54, 63

Link to previous case

Brownsville

Male

10, 13, 17, 38, 40, 48, 49, 49, 52, 53, 53, 73

Link to previous case

Combes

Female

59

Community

Harlingen

Female

22, 28, 38, 63, 65

Community

Harlingen

Male

17, 26, 35, 39, 44, 68

Community

Harlingen

Female

8, 27, 36, 68, 68, 85, 86

Link to previous case

Harlingen

Male

22, 55

Link to previous case

La Feria

Female

53

Community

Los Fresnos

Female

24, 52, 70

Community

Los Fresnos

Male

35

Community

Los Fresnos

Male

25

Link to previous case

Olmito

Male

31

Community

Port Isabel

Female

45

Community

Port Isabel

Female

30

Link to previous case

Primera

Female

72

Community

Primera

Female

45

Link to previous case

Rancho Viejo

Female

10

Community

Rancho Viejo

Male

63

Travel

San Benito

Female

24, 38, 45

Community

San Benito

Male

49, 72

Community

San Benito

Female

16, 40, 56

Link to previous case

San Benito

Male

11, 12, 22

Link to previous case

South Padre Island

Female

24

Community

This raises the total number of COVID-19 cases to 2,997 in Cameron County. There have also been an additional one hundred and seven (107) individuals who have recovered, raising the total number of recovered individuals to 2,180.

Cameron County Public Health continues to work with the seven nursing home facilities and one detention center in addressing the COVID-19 outbreaks. To date, the Cameron County cases arising from the Veranda Nursing Home has included 35 employees and 64 residents who have tested positive, including 11 who have passed away. Spanish Meadows in Brownsville also has six employees and 11 residents who have tested positive, including two who have passed away. The Rio at Fox Hollow in Brownsville has 35 employees and 36 residents who have tested positive, including seven who passed away. Alta Vista in Brownsville has one employee and four residents who have tested positive.

Harlingen Nursing and Rehabilitation Center currently has four employees and two residents who have tested positive. Ebony Lake Nursing and Rehabilitation has one employee and four residents who have tested positive. Brownsville Nursing and Rehabilitation Center currently has two employees and one resident who have tested positive. Port Isabel Service Processing Center has 10 employees and 75 detainees who have tested positive.

As part of the COVID-19 action response plan, Cameron County Public Health is conducting epidemiological investigations, contact tracing as needed, and continues to monitor the situation.

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