Tarrant County Public Health Reports 10 COVID-19 Deaths

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Brian Murnahan
Public Information Officer
Tarrant County Public Health
817-321-5306
ncce_blmurnahan@tarrantcounty.com

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Tarrant County Public Health Reports 10 COVID-19 Deaths

Oct. 9, 2021 - (Tarrant County) - Tarrant County Public Health (TCPH) today reports 10 COVID-19 deaths. The deceased include a woman from Saginaw in her 80s, a man from Arlington in his 80s, a man from Arlington in his 70s, a woman from Fort Worth in her 60s, two men from Fort Worth in their 50s, a man from Edgecliff Village in his 50s, a woman from Arlington in her 50s, a woman from Haltom City in her 50s, and a woman from Fort Worth in her 20s. All had underlying health conditions.

Tarrant County now has 4,440 confirmed deaths from the COVID-19 virus and 326,787 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 the TCPH coronavirus page or call the Tarrant County Public Health information line, 817-248-6299, 7 a.m. - 7 p.m., Monday - Sunday.

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News release date: October 09, 2021

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