ECHD clarifies total case count

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ECTOR COUNTY, Texas (Big 2/Fox 24) – The Ector County Health Department is clarifying its total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases Wednesday.

Officials say the confirmed and probable case numbers were combined in a recent release, putting the number at 176.

However, officials have since clarified that the total confirmed case count is actually 175 with 13 probable cases.

New stats show that 2555 have been tested for COVID-19 in Ector County, with 2270 coming back negative.

Additionally, 128 have recovered from the virus and 110 tests are still pending.

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