The City of Lubbock confirmed 161 new cases of COVID-19 today as of 4 p.m., according to a release made by the City.

Additionally, there were 317 recoveries and two additional deaths. This brings the total number of cases in Lubbock County to 45,876, with 2,908 active, 42,330 listed as recovered and 638 total deaths, according to the release.

There are a combined 43 open hospital beds and 38 patients holding for beds at University Medical Center and Covenant Health System as of 4 p.m. according to the release.

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