Coronavirus update San Antonio, Oct. 6: Officials report 193 new COVID-19 cases, 1 new virus-related death

7-day moving average of cases is 126

SAN ANTONIOEditor’s Note: Watch the entire briefing in the video player above. Newsletter recipients can click here to access the video.

San Antonio Mayor Ron Nirenberg and Bexar County Judge Nelson Wolff updated the community about the local response to COVID-19 in their daily briefing Tuesday night.

Nirenberg reported 58,939 total COVID-19 cases and 1,168 total deaths in Bexar County, as of Tuesday, an increase of 193 new cases. One new death was reported today.

The 7-day moving average of cases is 126.

City officials also reported that 206 patients are hospitalized, 82 are in the intensive care unit and 41 are on ventilators. There are 13% of staffed beds available and 69% of ventilators available.

Weekly School Indicator 10/6/20 (COSA/Bexar County)


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Ivan Herrera has worked as a journalist in San Antonio since 2016. His work for KSAT 12 and includes covering breaking news of the day, as well as producing Q&As and content for the "South Texas Pride" and "KSAT Money" series.

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