FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Public Information Officer
Tarrant County Public Health
March 2, 2021 - (Tarrant County) Tarrant County Public Health today reports 14 COVID-19 deaths. The deceased include a man from Hurst who exceeded 90, a woman from Hurst in her 80s, a man from Fort Worth in his 80s, a man from Lake Worth in his 80s, a man from Bedford in his 80s, a man from Grand Prairie in his 80s, two men and a woman from Fort Worth in their 70s, a man from Saginaw in his 60s, a man from Haltom City in his 60s, a man from Fort Worth in his 60s, a woman from Fort Worth in her 50s, and a man from Fort Worth in his 40s. All had underlying health conditions.
Tarrant County now has 2,897 confirmed deaths from the COVID-19 virus and 225,301 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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