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Tarrant County Public Health
Oct. 9, 2020 (Tarrant County) - Tarrant County Public Health today reports five COVID-19 deaths. The deceased include a man in his 60s from Fort Worth, a woman in her 70s from Arlington, a man in his 80s from Fort Worth, a woman in her 80s from Arlington, and a man in his 90s from Fort Worth. All had underlying conditions.
Tarrant County now has 690 confirmed deaths from the COVID-19 virus and 46,153 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, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
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