14 new COVID-19 cases in Victoria County Friday

158 active cases in Victoria County

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VICTORIA, Texas—The Victoria County Public Health Department said there are 14 new COVID-19 cases recorded on Friday.

158 active cases

8,149 recovered

8,499 total cases

The state reports 204 people in Victoria County have died from this disease.

The Victoria six-county region now has a COVID-19 hospitalization rate of 5.97%. This is the 69th straight day that the hospitalization rate in the region is below 15%.

For the second straight week, the state is not sending COVID-19 vaccines to the Victoria County Public Health Department next week.

The state is sending 2, 340 Pfizer vaccines to the Walgreens on Houston Highway next week. The Cuero DeWitt County Health Department is getting 200 Moderna vaccines. In Hallettsville, the Lavaca Medical Center and the Lavaca Family Health Clinic will each be getting 100 Moderna vaccines.