FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Senior Public Information Officer
Tarrant County Public Health
May 4, 2020 (Tarrant County, TX) -Tarrant County Public Health (TCPH) today reported two more COVID-19 deaths. The deceased include a man in his 80s from Benbrook and a man in his 60s from Fort Worth. Both had underlying health conditions.
Tarrant County now has 77 confirmed deaths from the COVID-19 virus. 651 people have recovered.
“Our condolences go out to the families for their loss,” said Tarrant County Public Health Director Vinny Taneja. He reminded residents to continue to stay home as much as possible, and follow the Public Health guidelines:
COVID-19 causes a 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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