3 more COVID-19 deaths reported in Cameron County

Three more Cameron County residents have died from COVID-19 related causes, the county health department reported Thursday afternoon.

This raises the total number of COVID-19 related deaths to 1,075, Cameron County Public Health said in a statement.

Also Thursday, the county reported an additional 31 COVID-19 cases, raising the total number of cases in Cameron County to 23,937.

The new cases include four children ages 9 and under, and four people ages 10 to 19. Two residents ages 80 to 89 were also reported.

As part of the COVID-19 action response plan, Cameron County Public Health is conducting epidemiological investigations, contact tracing as needed and continues to monitor the situation.

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