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Nineteenth COVID-19 case confirmed in Hockley County

Hockley County Judge Sharla Baldridge said the Department of State Health Services has confirmed the 19th case of COVID-19 in Hockley County Thursday.

Baldridge said the case involves a Levelland resident between the ages of 20 and 30 years old. DSHS has reported the exposure on this case involves common contact with a previously reported case. There are now five cases in Hockley County involving individuals in the age range between 20 and 30 years old–all of which are also Levelland residents.

This is the third confirmed case of COVID-19 in Hockley County in the past three days with the 17th case reported Tuesday, 18th case reported Wednesday and now the 19th case reported Thursday

The breakdown of confirmed cases by town is as follows:

Levelland: 12 cases
Active: 8 cases
Recovered: 3 cases
Deaths: 1 case

Sundown: 4 cases
Active: 1 case
Recovered: 3 cases

Anton: 2 cases
Active: 0 cases
Recovered: 2 cases

Ropesville: 1 case
Active: 0 cases
Recovered: 1 case

The breakdown by age is as follows:

20 to 30 years old:
5 cases
30 to 40 years old: 4 cases
35 to 45 years old: 1 case
40 to 50 years old: 3 cases
50 to 60 years old: 2 cases
55 to 60 years old: 3 cases
60 years and older: 1 case

There have been nine reported recoveries and one death in Hockley County leaving nine active cases.

The full list of cases is as follows:

Case No. 1–Recovered.
Reported Tuesday, March 17
Travel related
Levelland resident
Age: 55 to 60 years old
Investigation is complete

Case No. 2–Deceased.
Reported Thursday, March 19
Not suspected to be travel related
Levelland resident
Age range: 55 to 60 years old
Investigation is complete

Case No. 3–Recovered.
Reported Saturday, March 21
Not travel related
Sundown resident
Age range: 60 years old and older
Investigation is complete

Case No. 4–Active.
Reported Tuesday, March 24
Travel unknown at this time
Sundown resident
Age: 30 to 40 years old.
Investigation is complete

Case No. 5–Recovered.
Reported Tuesday, March 24
Not travel related
Ropesville resident
Age: 30 to 40 years old.
Investigation is complete

Case No. 6–Recovered.
Reported Friday, March 27
Sundown resident
Age: 30 to 40 years old
Investigation is complete

Case No. 7–Recovered.
Reported Friday, March 27
Sundown resident
Age: 55 to 60 years old
Investigation is complete

Case No. 8–Active.
Reported Saturday, April 4
Levelland resident
Age range: 20 to 30 years old
Investigation is ongoing

Case No. 9–Recovered.

Reported Saturday, April 4
Anton resident
Age range: 40 to 50 years old
Investigation is ongoing

Case No. 10–Recovered.
Reported Sunday, April 5
Levelland resident
Age range: 50 and 60 years old
Investigation is ongoing

Case No. 11–Recovered.
Reported Wednesday, April 8
Levelland resident
Age range: 40 and 50 years old
Investigation is ongoing

Case No. 12–Active.
Reported Wednesday, April 8
Levelland resident
Age range: 40 and 50 years old
Investigation is ongoing

Case No. 13–Recovered.
Reported Friday, April 10
Anton resident
Age range: 35 and 45 years old
Investigation is ongoing

Case No. 14–Active.
Reported Saturday, April 11
Levelland resident
Age range: 50 and 60 years old
Investigation is ongoing

Case No. 15–Active.
Reported Tuesday, April 14
Levelland resident
Age range: 20 to 30 years old
Investigation is ongoing

Case No. 16–Active
Reported Saturday, April 18
Levelland resident
Age range: 20 to 30 years old
Investigation is ongoing

Case No. 17–Active
Reported Tuesday, April 21
Levelland resident
Age range: 30 to 40 years old
Investigation is ongoing

Case No. 18–Active
Reported Wednesday, April 22
Levelland resident
Age range: 20 to 30 years old
Investigation is ongoing

Case No. 19–Active
Reported Thursday, April 23
Levelland resident
Age range: 20 to 30 years old
Investigation is ongoing

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