Hospitalization numbers peek runt uptick from Friday

Visitors, some wearing masks to protect against the spread of COVID-19, ride a river barge along the River Walk, Tuesday, July 7, 2020, in San Antonio. Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has declared masks or face coverings must be worn in public across most of the state as local officials across the state say their hospitals are becoming increasingly stretched and are in danger of becoming overrun as cases of the coronavirus surge. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Company, some carrying masks to guard against the unfold of COVID-19, roam a river barge along the River Dawdle, Tuesday, July 7, 2020, in San Antonio. Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has declared masks or face coverings must be aged in public across rather a lot of the train as native officers across the train impart their hospitals are turning into an increasing number of stretched and are at risk of changing into overrun as situations of the coronavirus surge. (AP Photo/Eric Contented) (Copyright 2020 The Connected Press. All rights reserved.)

SAN ANTONIO – The San Antonio Metropolitan Smartly being District announced 54,295 total COVID-19 situations and 1,074 total deaths in Bexar County, as of Saturday, an get higher of 100 contemporary situations.

One contemporary death used to be reported on the present time.

The 7-day intelligent reasonable of situations is 162, as of Friday.

Metropolis officers also reported a runt uptick in hospitalization numbers.

Smartly being officers said there are for the time being 228 patients are hospitalized. Of these, 85 are in the intensive care unit and 30 are on ventilators.

There are 15% of staffed beds accessible and 73% of ventilators accessible.

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