Tarrant County Public Health Reports 11 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 11 COVID-19 Deaths

Sept. 17, 2021 - (Tarrant County) - Tarrant County Public Health (TCPH) today reports 11 COVID-19 deaths. The deceased include a woman from Arlington who exceeded 90, a man from Benbrook in his 80s, a woman from Pelican Bay in her 70s, a woman from Fort Worth in her 70s, a man from Fort Worth in his 60s, a woman from Benbrook in her 60s, a woman from Azle in her 50s, a man from Fort Worth in his 40s, a man from Euless in his 40s, a man from unincorporated Tarrant County in his 40s, and a woman from Azle in her 30s. All but one had underlying health conditions.

Tarrant County now has 4,083 confirmed deaths from the COVID-19 virus and 294,806 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. - 7 p.m., Monday - Sunday.

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News release date: September 17, 2021

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