The New Mexico Department of Health reported 1,151 new coronavirus infections Wednesday, including an outbreak at the Lea County Correctional Facility with 48 new cases among inmates.
A Santa Fe County man in his 50s was among 13 additional deaths reported by health officials. He was hospitalized and had underlying conditions.
COVID-19 has claimed the lives of 2,807 New Mexicans, including 90 Santa Fe residents.
Of the cases reported Wednesday, there were 74 in Santa Fe County, 352 in Bernalillo County, 127 in Doña Ana County and 102 in San Juan County.
The state has recorded 159,119 infections since the pandemic started.
As of Wednesday, 702 people were hospitalized in New Mexico for treatment of COVID-19 and 81,603 people were designated as having recovered from the illness.