2nd Eddy County Resident Dies Of Coronavirus Complications

A 2nd Eddy County resident has reportedly died of complications caused by coronavirus. This is the first death since the outbreak began in mid-March, when Eddy County became the one of the first counties in the state to report a coronavirus death very suddenly. The patient was in his 50’s and from Artesia. Eddy COunty health experts say there were eight new positive cases reported on Sunday and five on Saturday, bringing the county to a total of 181 since the beginning of the pandemic.