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Tarrant County Public Health
Tarrant County Public Health Reports Five COVID-19 Deaths
Aug. 7, 2021 - (Tarrant County) - Tarrant County Public Health (TCPH) today reports five COVID-19 deaths. The deceased include a man from Fort Worth who exceeded 90, a woman from Arlington in her 80s, a man from Mansfield in his 80s, a woman and a man from Fort Worth in their 70s. All had underlying health conditions.
Tarrant County now has 3,676 confirmed deaths from the COVID-19 virus and people 262,504 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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