FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Public Information Officer
Tarrant County PubliHealth
Dec. 27, 2020 (Tarrant County) - Tarrant County Public Health today reports 18 COVID-19 deaths. The deceased included a man and two women from Fort Worth in their 90s, two men from Fort Worth in their 80s, two women from Arlington in their 80s, a man from Arlington in his 70s, two women from Fort Worth in their 70s, a woman and two men from Fort Worth in their 60s, a man from Arlington in his 60s, a man from Arlington in his 50s, a man from Arlington in his 40s a woman from Fort Worth in her 40s, and a woman from unincorporated Tarrant County in her 40s. All but two had underlying health conditions.
Tarrant County now has 1,407 confirmed deaths from the COVID-19 virus and 101,111 people have recovered.
COVID-19 causes 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.
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