Amarillo confirmed COVID-19 cases reach 110 as of April 8

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AMARILLO, Texas (KFDA) - As of 2:30 p.m. this afternoon, there are 181 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the Texas Panhandle, five in the Oklahoma Panhandle and nine in Eastern New Mexico

The City of Amarillo released the daily report card for COVID-19 cases in Potter and Randall counties.

Today’s report shows new cases in Potter and Randall counties.

In a news conference earlier today, the city confirmed new cases in Amarilllo as well as another death related to COVID-19.

This makes a total of 181 COVID-19 cases in the Texas Panhandle:

  • Hemphill County: 1
  • Gray County: 11
  • Moore County: 19
  • Swisher County: 2
  • Potter County: 58
  • Randall County: 52
  • Castro County: 11
  • Deaf Smith County: 7
  • Oldham County: 3
  • Donley County: 13
  • Dallam County: 1
  • Hutchinson County: 2
  • Hansford County: 1

Out of the confirmed cases, there are currently 5 recoveries in the Texas Panhandle:

  • Deaf Smith County: 1
  • Potter County: 1
  • Randall County: 2
  • Moore County: 1

There have also been five deaths in the Texas Panhandle:

There are five cases in the Oklahoma Panhandle:

  • Beaver County: 1
  • Texas County: 4

The total case count in Eastern New Mexico is nine:

  • Curry County: 8
  • Roosevelt County: 1

These cities and counties that are under stay-at-home directives:

  • Potter County
  • Deaf Smith County
  • Gray County
  • City of Amarillo
  • City of Canyon
  • Randall County
  • City of Pampa
  • City of Lefors
  • City of Hereford
  • Hansford County
  • City of Gruver
  • City of Spearman
  • City of McLean
  • Castro County
  • Donley County
  • Wheeler County
  • Swisher County
  • City of Perryton
  • Ochiltree County
  • City of Tulia
  • Armstrong County
  • City of Claude

Of the cases reported to the Amarillo Public Health Department, 95 patients are in isolation at home, and 15 are in a medical facility.

98 of the cases are considered local transmission.

This is the City of Amarillo Department of Public Health Coronavirus Report Card for Wednesday, April 8, 2020. This...

Posted by City of Amarillo, Texas on Wednesday, April 8, 2020

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