FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Senior Public Information Officer
Tarrant County Public Health
Aug. 1, 2020 (Tarrant County, TX) -Tarrant County Public Health today reported seven COVID-19 deaths. The deceased include a woman in her 50s, a woman in her 60s, a man in his 80s, a man in his 50s and a man in his 60s, all from Fort Worth; and a man in his 90s and a man in his 50s, both from Bedford. All had underlying health conditions.
Tarrant County now has 388 confirmed deaths from the COVID-19 virus. 15,182 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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