Coronavirus Cases In Clark County See 800+ Surge

LAS VEGAS, NV (KXNT) - The total number of coronavirus cases in Nevada is now close to 24,000 after a spike of over 800 new cases in Clark County

Numbers released Tuesday morning by the Southern Nevada Health District reported 836 new cases, bringing the county's total to 19,654. The virus-related death toll increased by 11 to 450.

Statewide, the latest figures from the Nevada Health Response website shows that there are currently 23,785 COVID-19 cases overall in Nevada, with 548 virus-related deaths.

The total positive test rate in the state currently stands at just over 6%.

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