Six COVID-19 related deaths reported today by Public Health


Richard Hill
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Tarrant County Public Health
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Tarrant County Public Health reports six COVID-19 deaths

July 8, 2020 (Tarrant County, TX) -Tarrant County Public Health today reported six COVID-19 deaths. The deceased include two men in their 60s and a woman in her 90s, all from Fort Worth; a man in his 60s from Grand Prairie, a man in his 80s from Arlington and a man in his 50s, address unknown. All had underlying health conditions.

Tarrant County now has 254 confirmed deaths from the COVID-19 virus. 7,018 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 or call the Tarrant County Public Health information line, 817-248-6299, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

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News release date: July 08, 2020