FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Public Information Officer
Tarrant County PubliHealth
Dec. 8, 2020 (Tarrant County) - Tarrant County Public Health today reports thirteen COVID-19 deaths. The deceased included a woman from Fort Worth in her 90s, a man and woman from Fort Worth in their 80s, two women from Fort Worth in their 70s, a man from Forest Hill in his 70s, a man from Euless in his 70s, a woman from Arlington in her 70s, two men from Fort Worth in their 60s, a woman from White Settlement in her 60s, a woman from Fort Worth in her 60s and a woman from Grapevine in her 30s. All had underlying health conditions.
Tarrant County now has 898 confirmed deaths from the COVID-19 virus and 79,977 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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