FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Public Information Officer
Tarrant County Public Health
February 23, 2021 - (Tarrant County) Tarrant County Public Health today reports five COVID-19 deaths. The deceased include a woman from Haltom City who exceeded 90, a man from Arlington who exceeded 90, a woman from Saginaw in her 80s, a man from Fort Worth in his 50s, and a man from White Settlement in his 50s. All had underlying health conditions.
Tarrant County now has 2,794 confirmed deaths from the COVID-19 virus and 215,821 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, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday - Friday.
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