City of Lubbock confirms 13 new cases, 2 more deaths from COVID-19

The City of Lubbock has confirmed 13 new cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19), and two additional deaths as of 4:00 p.m. on April 21, 2020. The total number of cases in Lubbock County is 458: 286 active, 134 listed as recovered and 38 deaths. All this information can be found on a comprehensive dashboard at www.mylubbock.us/COVID19

The City of Lubbock Health Department and other response agencies are prepared and have employed standard response plans designed to address and resolve public health issues. The Department will continue monitoring individuals as indicated by the CDC. The Department’s disease surveillance team will continue working diligently to ensure the public remains at a low risk of contracting COVID-19.

The City of Lubbock Health Department and our health care partners will continue to monitor COVID-19 in the Lubbock area to prepare for the possibility of more local cases. Please continue to follow proper hygiene recommendations and social distancing practices.

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