Montgomery County reports 57 COVID-19 recoveries, 19 new active cases June 29

The county recorded 76 total new COVID-19 cases June 29. (Community Impact staff)
The county recorded 76 total new COVID-19 cases June 29. (Community Impact staff)

The county recorded 76 total new COVID-19 cases June 29. (Community Impact staff)

Montgomery County added 19 new active COVID-19 cases over the weekend as the county's active case count grew from 778 to 797 as of June 29.


Recoveries rose by 57 from June 26-29, according to the Montgomery County Public Health District and the Montgomery County Office of Emergency Management. Of the 2,028 total COVID-19 cases recorded in Montgomery County, 1,195—nearly 59%—have recovered.

The county agencies also reported three new hospitalizations of county residents related to COVID-19 in their June 29 update. Seventy-six total new cases have been recorded since June 26.


Overall, 134 people remain hospitalized in Montgomery County medical facilities due to COVID-19, including nonresidents. Of those, 93 are in general beds and 41 are in ICU beds, according to data from the Southeast Texas Regional Advisory Council. On June 26, 100 people were in general beds, and 27 were in ICU beds.
By Ben Thompson
Ben joined Community Impact Newspaper in January 2019 and is a reporter for The Woodlands edition.


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