May 6: North Side Canyon Lake Resident Tests Positive for COVID-19
A resident in their 40s who lives on the north side of Canyon Lake is one of two new confirmed cases of COVID-19, Comal County said in a statement this morning.
A New Braunfels resident in their 70s also tested positive for the virus.
This brings the total number of positive cases in Comal County to 61.
The county also confirmed two additional recoveries, bringing that total to 44. With six deaths, the county has 11 active cases, one of which is hospitalized.
- 885 tests conducted
- 61 positive tests
- 746 negative tests
- 78 results still pending
- 24 from New Braunfels or the immediate area
- 11 from the Bulverde area
- 6 from eastern Comal County
- 6 from north of Canyon Lake
- 3 from south of Canyon Lake
- 3 from Garden Ridge
- 3 from the Spring Branch area
- 2 from Fair Oaks Ranch
- 2 from southwest Comal County
- 1 from central Comal County
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.