March 24, 2020 — COVID-19 Afternoon Update

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
March 24, 2020

The Southern Nevada Health District is reporting two more individuals with 2019 coronavirus disease (COVID-19) have died in Clark County. The individuals include a man in his 70s with underlying medical conditions and a woman in her 50s with underlying conditions.

Case Updates

  • 249 cases, including six deaths
  • The four previously reported deaths include:
    • A woman in her 70s who had underlying medical conditions
    • A man in his 60s with underlying medical conditions
    • A woman in her 60s with underlying medical conditions
    • A man in his 60s with underlying medical conditions

The full case report for March 24, 2020, is available on the Southern Nevada Health District’s website at www.southernnevadahealthdistrict.org/coronavirus#cases.

Laboratory Update

The Southern Nevada Public Health Labortory continues to provide testing for Health District contact investigations and priority investigations.

For more information and updates go to www.southernnevadahealthdistrict.org/coronavirus.

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