UPDATE: Nevada reporting 102 COVID-19-related deaths

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LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — Nevada is reporting 102 COVID-19-related deaths statewide as of Friday evening. The Department of Health and Human Services confirmed 2,584 positive cases.

At least 20,165 people have tested negative.

The Southern Nevada Health District reported four new deaths earlier Friday in Clark County, and 2,144 new coronavirus cases.

The state of Nevada also just updated its website a second time Friday morning and is now showing 128 new COVID-19 cases since Thursday.

Nevada surpassed 2,000 COVID-19 cases just this week.

And Southern Nevada’s positive tests reached 2,009 in Wednesday morning’s report, only 8 days after passing 1,000. Washoe County is at 389 positive tests.

The number of people who have tested positive for COVID-19 in Clark County increased by 135 in the past 24 hours.

Also from the Southern Nevada Health District on Friday:

  • An estimated 815 people — 38% — have recovered from COVID-19 in Southern Nevada.
  • 3.5% of people who tested positive have died.
  • 583 people are currently hospitalized with COVID-19 in Southern Nevada, and 139 of those patients are in intensive care. And 84 of those patients are on ventilators.

So far, the state has tested more than 22,000 people for the virus.

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WASHOE COUNTY: With 26 new cases reported on Friday, Washoe County now has a total of 389 COVID-19 positive tests. The Washoe County Health District reports that 30 people are currently hospitalized. And 41 people have recovered, the county says.

Washoe County reported two new deaths on Thursday. Both people who died — a man in his 50s and a woman in her 60s — had underlying health conditions.

HUMBOLDT COUNTY: Two new cases reported on Friday bring the total to 18. Humboldt County reports that 17 of the 18 cases were identified through Humboldt General Hospital, while one was confirmed out of area, but is self-isolating in Humboldt County. Friday’s new COVID-19 positive tests involved a man in his 40s and a man in his 60s. Both were self-isolating at home.

DOUGLAS COUNTY: One new positive test was reported on Friday. No details were released. Douglas County now has 9 COVID-19 cases.

LYON COUNTY: One new positive test was reported on Friday. No details were released. Lyon County now has 7 COVID-19 cases.

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Current information in Nevada, monitored by 8NewsNow:
(Note: numbers are for each county; bar below each graphic is a color key)

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