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Tarrant County Public Health
Oct. 16, 2020 (Tarrant County) - Tarrant County Public Health today reports one COVID-19 death. The deceased was a man from Arlington in his 70s. He had underlying conditions.
Tarrant County now has 699 confirmed deaths from the COVID-19 virus and 48,108 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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