Cameron County reports 41 new cases of COVID-19, 3 untreated deaths

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Cameron County reports 41 new cases of COVID-19, 3 untreated deaths

The total number of COVID-related deaths in Cameron County now stands at 1,990.

The 41 people who tested positive are in the following age groups:

21 people
5 people 
3 people 
6 people
1 people
2 people
3 people

Age: 0-19
Age: 20-29
Age: 30-39
Age: 40-49
Age: 50-59
Age: 60-69
Age: 70+

Story Highlights

  • Three women from the cities of Brownsville and Port Isabel dies as a result of the disease. Of the deaths, all three were unvaccinated individuals, according to a report released by the Cameron County Public Health Department.

  • Of the 41 cases reported, 16 were from unaccompanied minor shelters and detention centers.

Since the pandemic began, the county has reported 53,686 cases of COVID-19.

A total of 50,505 people have recovered from the virus in the county, according to the news release.

Vaccination efforts continue across Cameron County; currently 73.22% of the population, 5 years and older, is fully vaccinated.