REGIONAL INFORMATION CENTER UPDATE – MAY 23
50th COVID-19-related death, 5 new COVID-19 cases reported in Washoe County
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Reno/Sparks, NV – The Regional Information Center is reporting an additional COVID-19-related death in Washoe County: A male in his 80s with underlying health conditions. This is the 50th COVID-19-related death in Washoe County.
In addition, there are five new cases of COVID-19 with 17 recoveries.
- Total COVID-19 cases in Washoe County: 1,361 (+5 from 5/22)
- Deaths: 50 (+1)
- Recoveries: 781 (+17)
- Active cases: 530 (-14)
- Currently hospitalized: 59 (+1)
- Cases who have discharged from hospital: 111 (+0)
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.