New Mexico's daily COVID-19 report added 613 new cases and 12 deaths Tuesday.

The state Department of Health reported 135 cases in Bernalillo County, with 11 in Santa Fe County and six in Rio Arriba County.

Case counts appear to be diminishing in southeastern New Mexico, with only 15 cases in Chaves County and 36 in Eddy County. Lea County added 41.

Of the 12 deaths reported Tuesday, five were in southeastern New Mexico. 

Hospitalizations rose Tuesday to 301. On Monday, the state said there were 273.

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