The Texas Department of State Health Services has released updated COVID-19 numbers for Hockley County.
They have confirmed three new cases with 23 new recoveries and no new deaths and no new probable cases leaving 91 active cases.
Based on the new information there are 1,924 total cases of COVID19 with 230 probable, 97 deaths and 1,966 recoveries leaving 91 active cases. The hospitalization rate for Trauma Service Area B which Hockley County is a part of continues to decline, sitting at 7.28%.
The Texas Department of State Health Services has also released updated numbers on the number of Hockley County residents over the age of 17 that have been vaccinated. 2,082 residents have received the first dose and 519 residents have received the second vaccine and are fully vaccinated.