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Richard Hill
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Tarrant County Public Health
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Tarrant County Public Health reports seven more COVID-19 deaths

May 21, 2020 (Tarrant County, TX) -Tarrant County Public Health (TCPH) today reported seven COVID-19 deaths. The deceased include a man in his 60s from unincorporated Tarrant County, a man in his 70s, a man in his 60s and a woman in her 80s, all from Fort Worth, a man in his 80s and a man in his 90s from Keller, and a woman in her 80s from Arlington.
All had underlying health conditions.

Tarrant County now has 139 confirmed deaths from the COVID-19 virus. 1,782 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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News release date: May 21, 2020

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