FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Brian Murnahan
Public Information Officer

Tarrant County PubliHealth
817-321-5306
ncce_blmurnahan@tarrantcounty.com

 

 

Tarrant County Public Health Reports Fifteen COVID-19 Deaths

 

Dec. 9, 2020 (Tarrant County) - Tarrant County Public Health today reports fifteen COVID-19 deaths. The deceased included a man from Fort Worth in his 90s, a woman from Arlington in her 90s, a woman from Arlington in her 80s, a man from Kennedale in his 80s, a man from Arlington in his 80s, three men and a woman from Fort Worth in their 70s, a man from Arlington in his 70s, a man from Euless in his 70s, a man from Arlington in his 60s, a man from Haltom City in his 50s, a man from Everman in his 50s, and a male from Fort Worth between 10 and 19. All had underlying health conditions.
 
Tarrant County now has 913 confirmed deaths from the COVID-19 virus and 81,507 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: December 09, 2020

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