The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Clark County is approaching 16,000 as 90 more cases were reported Wednesday.

Clark County Public Health’s Jan. 20 update puts the total number of COVID-19 cases in the county at 15,961 since the outbreak began. There were 770 active cases reported in Wednesday’s update, which are cases still in the isolation period.

Public Health’s update did not include any new COVID-19 deaths, keeping the county’s total at 164, including 150 confirmed and 14 suspected.

There were 57 patients with confirmed COVID-19 hospitalized in Clark County, Public Health reported, with an additional eight patients awaiting test results for the disease.


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