FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Senior Public Information Officer
Tarrant County Public Health
May 7, 2020 (Tarrant County, TX) -Tarrant County Public Health (TCPH) today reported two more COVID-19 deaths. The deceased include a man in his 50s and a man in his 60s, both from Fort Worth. One had an underlying health condition.
Tarrant County now has 90 confirmed deaths from the COVID-19 virus. 682 people have recovered.
“Our condolences go out to the families involved,” said Tarrant County Public Health Director Vinny Taneja. He encouraged residents to continue to follow these Public Health guidelines:
Tarrant County has three COVID-19 community testing sites operating in Fort Worth and Arlington. Appointments are available Monday through Friday. To do a self-screening and make an appointment, go to covidtesting.tarrantcounty.com.
OVID-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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