Tuesday’s Count: 39 Cases of COVID-19 in Comal County
Comal County on Tuesday, April 14, confirmed two new COVID-19 cases while removing a Kendall County case, bringing Comal County’s total to 39.
The patients are a Garden Ridge resident in their 60s, the first case in the city, and a person in their 40s from southwest Comal County. Both are home-isolated.
Upon further investigation of the case reported yesterday, the Office of Public Health learned the patient actually lives in Kendall County.
In addition, three more COVID-19 patients were listed as recovered based on guidelines from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, for a total of 19. With six deaths, the total number of active COVID-19 cases in Comal County is 14.
441 tests conducted
39 positive tests
332 negative tests
70 results still pending
12 from New Braunfels or the immediate area
7 from the Bulverde area
5 from eastern Comal County
4 from north of Canyon Lake
3 from south of Canyon Lake
2 from Fair Oaks Ranch
2 from the Spring Branch area
2 from southwest Comal County
1 from Garden Ridge
1 from central Comal County
Information about COVID-19, as well as coronavirus-related county office closures and restrictions, 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.