Metro Health reports fewer people are hospitalized from coronavirus in Bexar County.
As of Saturday, there were 598 people hospitalized with COVID-19, with 285 in ICU and 194 on ventilators. It is the first time since June that the number of people hospitalized has dipped below 600.
Statewide hospitalizations are also on the decline. On Saturday there were 6,481 patients hospitalized in Texas. That decline continues a downward trend, after the state hit a high of nearly 11,000 patients on July 22.
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