Nueces County reports 109 new COVID-19 cases and five deaths on Friday.
The deaths reported were four men and one woman in their 30’s, 40’s, and 60’s. Their comorbidities included hypertension, diabetes, end-stage renal disease, and cholelithiasis. This brings the death count in the county to 1,160.
The total cases in the county are now at 64,672 with 60,969 recovered.
The Corpus Christ and Nueces County Public Health District also announced on Friday that the weekly COVID-19 health briefings will now be held every other week as the delta surge declines.