New COVID-19 cases go down in Victoria County, VISD

Cases went down in Victoria County by over 1,000 in a month

Road To Recovery 10 26

VICTORIA, Texas—COVID-19 daily new cases have dropped drastically in Victoria County from September to October.

This information from Victoria County Public Health Department Director David Gonzales. In September, there were 1,188 new cases in Victoria County, a one month drop of 703 cases. In October, a total of 174 COVID-19 cases in Victoria County, a drop of 1014 cases in a month’s time. The county averaged 5.6 new cases per day in October.

The number of active COVID-19 cases in VISD continues to drop for students.

As of last Thursday, VISD reports there are six COVID-19 current cases among students. That’s a drop of four student cases in a week, and a drop of 192 student cases since August 26. There are 1031 total student COVID-19 cases since VISD opened for the fall semester on August 18.

There are three COVID-19 current cases among VISD staff. That’s the same as the previous week and 18 fewer than on August 26. Since the VISD school year started, there have been 173 staff COVID-19 cases reported.