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New coronavirus case reported in Logan

The New Mexico Department of Health on Wednesday confirmed a new case of corornavirus in the Logan ZIP code.

The latest case was a woman age 20 to 29, according to the agency's website.

That brought the total in Quay County to 65 cases since the pandemic began, with two deaths.

The overall totals by ZIP code in the county are 32 in Tucumcari, 30 in Logan and five in San Jon. That total adds up to 67; the DOH did not have an explanation for the discrepancy.

Forty-four residents have been deemed as recovered from the virus. A total of 1,703 tests for COVID-19 have been performed since the pandemic began.

Statewide, a total of 92 cases were reported Wednesday. More than 26,200 people have been confirmed with the virus.

Six deaths were reported in the state Wednesday, bringing the total to 813.

A total of 77 people in New Mexico are hospitalized with COVID-19. A total of 13,928 New Mexicans have been deemed to have recovered from the disease.

East of Quay County, 593 active cases of COVID-19 were reported in Amarillo through Wednesday.

In the U.S., more than 6.3 million people have been confirmed with the virus, with more than 190,000 deaths through Wednesday afternoon.

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