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NEW: 13 new deaths reported in Clark County; number of COVID-19 cases in Nevada surpasses 2,000 |

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NEW: 13 new deaths reported in Clark County; number of COVID-19 cases in Nevada surpasses 2,000

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — There are 13 new deaths reported in Clark County, according to Southern Nevada Health District. There is a total of 54 deaths reported in the county and 58 reported statewide.

Nevada has now surpassed 2,000 COVID-19 cases, according to Nevada’s Department of Health and Human Services. The DHHS also reported 12 new deaths Monday night.

The number of people who have tested positive for COVID-19 in Nevada increased by more than 100 in the past 24 hours.

The total number of COVID-19 positive cases in the state is now 2,087, up 134 from Monday’s total of 1,953.

Nye County reported Tuesday that Tonopah has its first positive case, bringing the county’s total to 10 with two reportedly “recovered.”

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The Southern Nevada Health District reported 126 new cases on Tuesday, bringing the total to 1,734 active COVID-19 cases in Southern Nevada.

The Southern Nevada Health District has reported 54 deaths, Washoe County has had four deaths and Elko County has one reported death.

The majority of the state’s COVID-19 cases and deaths are in Southern Nevada.

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CASES AROUND NEVADA

See Monday’s reports from Washoe County, Carson City and Nye County

HUMBOLDT COUNTY: Three new cases of COVID-19 were reported in Humboldt County late Monday evening.

One of the new cases is a female in her teens who had close contact with a person who had previously tested positive. A man whose age was not disclosed tested positive in another county. Also, a man in his 50s tested positive. All are self-isolating at home.Those interested MUST pre-register. For more details, click here.

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