Comal County Reports 100th Case of COVID-19
Comal County reported its 100th case of COVID-19 today.
The New Braunfels resident, who is in their 50s, is self-isolating.
In a statement, the county also confirmed nine recoveries from COVID-19, including three previously hospitalized patients, bringing that total to 78. With seven deaths, the county now has 15 active COVID-19 cases. Four individuals remain hospitalized.
“We are still getting new COVID-19 cases,” Donna Eccleston, Comal County Commissioner Pct. 1 posted on Facebook. “This is our 100th case. Typically 100 is a number to celebrate but not in these circumstances. Let’s celebrate the recoveries and think of our four people still hospitalized. Please take care.”
Eccleston represents the south side of Canyon Lake on Commissioners Court.
3,076 tests conducted
100 positive tests
2,922 negative tests
54 results still pending
46 from New Braunfels or the immediate area
15 from north of Canyon Lake
13 from the Bulverde area
7 from eastern Comal County
5 from the Spring Branch area
4 from south of Canyon Lake
3 from Garden Ridge
2 from Fair Oaks Ranch
2 from southwest Comal County
2 from central Comal County
1 from Schertz
Information about COVID-19, as well as a list of county office reopenings and numbers to call for testing, is available at www.comalcountytx.com/covid19.
Residents with questions or concerns about the novel coronavirus can call the county’s dedicated COVID-19 hotline, 830-221-1120, between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.