Texas reported 9,765 new Covid-19 cases on Friday, bringing the total number of cases in the state to 240,111.
The state has also reported 3,013 deaths from the virus since the pandemic began. Texas reported 95 new Covid-19-related deaths on Friday.
The positivity rate is down nearly one percentage point from yesterday to 14.46%.
To note: These numbers were released by the Texas Health and Human Services, and may not line up exactly in real time with CNN’s database drawn from Johns Hopkins University and the Covid Tracking Project.