The San Angelo Health Department reports that there were a total of 53 new positive cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday. 31 from PCR tests and 22 from antigen tests. Since their last report, they have released 79 cases and contacts of cases. There are 165 pending tests between Shannon and San Angelo Community Medical Center. There are now 4,427 total positive cases in Tom Green County and now 321 active cases with 36 victims hospitalized.
In the last report, the county positivity rate is at 10 point 1 percent. There have been a total of 82 deaths reported.
Officials are strongly urging everyone to continue to follow the state mandate and wear a mask when in public, wash hands frequently, and stay at least 6 feet from other persons, efforts to help stop the spread of the virus.