LBK case update 02/04/2021

One more person has died from COVID-19 and its complications in Lubbock County the city confirmed Thursday. 679 total people have died from the virus since mid-March. 

The Lubbock health department reported 90 new cases of COVID-19. This brings the total number of active cases to 1,475. 

93 more people have recovered from a known case, with 45,134 total recoveries reported. 

84 people are being treated in a Lubbock hospital, with 30 patients in an ICU. 

The 22-county region's most recent hospitalization rate, according to city data, is 8.9 percent. This means our region is no longer considered an area of high hospitalizations and can ease its restrictions. 

Much more detailed data can be found on the city's COVID-19 dashboard - here.