Two more people died from COVID-19, bumping the total to 14 deaths in Cameron County, and 19 in the Rio Grande Valley.
The residents who died were an 81-year-old woman and a 92-year-old male from the Veranda Nursing Home in Harlingen, both were previously reported cases, according to a Cameron County news release.
“We continue to keep the families, residents and employees at the nursing homes in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time,” Cameron County Judge Eddie Trevino Jr. said in a press release. “Our most sincere condolences to them.”
Additionally, 11 more cases were confirmed positive in Cameron County.
The cases come from Brownsville, Harlingen and San Benito, with three transmitted through the community and the rest linked to previous cases.
The total number for Cameron County is now 344, with 153 recovered.