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Lyon County resident dies from COVID-19; 29 new cases reported Tuesday

Carson City Health and Human Services

Carson City Health and Human Services (CCHHS) is reporting an additional death due to COVID-19 in the Quad-County Region.

The individual was a Lyon County resident.

CCHHS is also reporting 29 new cases and 38 additional recoveries of COVID-19 in the Quad-County Region. This brings the total number of cases to 1,782, with 1,609 recoveries and 22 deaths; 151 cases remain active.

Carson City Health and Human Services is working to identify close risk contacts to prevent further spread of the disease.

CountyTotal CasesActive CasesRecoveredDeaths
Carson City742596758
Douglas County411363741
Lyon County6075254213
Storey County224180
TOTAL1,7821511,60922

Gender and age break down of the cases by county as well as the cases by zip code is available at https://gethealthycarsoncity.org/novel-coronavirus-2019/. Statewide numbers can be found at the Nevada Health Response website (nvhealthresponse.nv.gov/).

Drive-Thru Flu Vaccination & COVID-19 Testing for Quad-County Residents

There are more drive-thru flu vaccination and COVID-19 testing events for Quad-County residents this week. For convenience, CCHHS is contracted to bill most insurances. For uninsured we ask for a $20 administration fee; however, no one will be turned away for the inability to pay. CCHHS is not contracted with Tricare or labor unions. Testing is free of charge; first come, first served, no appointments or reservations.

DateTimeLocation
10/28/20204 p.m. to 6 p.m.Carson Valley Middle School1477 U.S. Hwy 395, Gardnerville
10/29/20204 p.m. to 6 p.m.Mills Park Seely LoopCarson City (Enter off Saliman Rd.)

CCHHS will continue to offer combination flu vaccination and COVID-19 testing events for Quad-County residents throughout the month of November. To view a list of events in November visit https://gethealthycarsoncity.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/10/CBT-Testing-Flu-Vaccination_November_ENGSpan_V2.pdf .

For those who are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19 or have questions, call the Quad-County COVID-19 Hotline Monday through Friday, 8:30 am to 4:30 pm. Spanish speakers are available. The phone number is (775) 283-4789.