FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Public Information Officer
Tarrant County Public Health
March 16, 2021 - (Tarrant County) Tarrant County Public Health (TCPH) today reports six COVID-19 deaths. The deceased include a woman from Hurst in her 80s, a woman from Arlington in her 80s, a man from Hurst in his 70s, a woman from Arlington in her 60s, a man from Fort Worth in his 60s, and a woman from Fort Worth in her 30s. All but one had underlying health conditions.
Tarrant County now has 3,138 confirmed deaths from the COVID-19 virus and 236,940 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, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., Monday - Sunday.
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