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Tarrant County Public Health
Tarrant County Public Health Reports One COVID-19 Death
July 17, 2021 - (Tarrant County) - Tarrant County Public Health (TCPH) today reports one COVID-19 death. The deceased is a man from Fort Worth in his 40s who had an underlying health condition.
Tarrant County now has 3,607 confirmed deaths from the COVID-19 virus and 259,297 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, 7 a.m. - 7 p.m., Monday - Sunday.
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