Reported COVID-19 related deaths in Tarrant County now 462

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Tarrant County Public Health Reports Three COVID-19 Deaths

Aug. 18, 2020 (Tarrant County, TX) - Tarrant County Public Health reported three COVID-19 deaths today. The deceased include a woman from Fort Worth in her 80s, a man from Arlington in his 60s and a man from White Settlement in his 70s. All had underlying health conditions.

Tarrant County now has 462 confirmed deaths from the COVID-19 virus and 30,692 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: August 18, 2020

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