FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Senior Public Information Officer
Tarrant County Public Health
May 3, 2020 (Tarrant County, TX) -Tarrant County Public Health (TCPH) today reported four COVID-19 deaths.
The deceased include a man in his 80s, a female in her 90s, a female in her 60s and a female in her 80s. All are from Fort Worth; three had underlying health conditions.
Tarrant County now has 75 confirmed deaths from the COVID-19 virus. 613 people have recovered.
“We extend our sympathy to the families for their loss,” said Tarrant County Public Health Director Vinny Taneja. He continued to encourage all residents to engage only in essential activities; stay home as much as possible; and follow these Public Health guidelines:
COVID-19 causes a respiratory illness with cough, fever and shortness of breath and may lead to bronchitis and severe pneumonia.
For more information go to coronavirus.tarrantcounty.com or call the Tarrant County Public Health information line, 817-248-6299, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
# # #
Follow Tarrant County Public Health on
County Telephone Operator 817-884-1111
Tarrant County provides the information contained in this web site as a public service. Every effort is made to ensure that information provided is correct. However, in any case where legal reliance on information contained in these pages is required, the official records of Tarrant County should be consulted. Tarrant County is not responsible for the content of, nor endorses any site which has a link from the Tarrant County web site.