REGIONAL INFORMATION CENTER UPDATE – APRIL 19

                                                           Two additional deaths reported in Washoe County for total of 18

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Reno/Sparks, NV – Two additional COVID-19-related deaths were reported in Washoe County, moving the total to 18.

The deceased include:

  • A male in his 60s with underlying health conditions
  • A female in her 60s with underlying health conditions


In addition, 31 additional positive cases of COVID-19 were confirmed in Washoe County and 17 recoveries.

  • Total COVID-19 cases in Washoe County: 637 (+31 from 4/18)
  • Deaths: 18 (+2)
  • Recoveries: 151 (+17)
  • Active cases: 468 (+12)
  • Currently hospitalized: 44 (+4)
  • Cases who have discharged from hospital: 33 (+2)


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The COVID-19 Regional Information Center is working together to deliver COVID-19 community updates in a unified manner. Follow us on Twitter @COVID19Washoe. The entities include: City of Reno, City of Sparks, North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District, Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe, Regional Transportation Commission, REMSA, Reno Sparks Indian Colony, Reno Police Department, Reno Fire Department, Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District, University of Nevada, Reno, Washoe County, Washoe County Health District, Washoe County School District and Washoe County Sheriff’s Office. Also in the group are the area hospitals, Northern Nevada Medical Center, Renown Health and Saint Mary’s.