Today Public Health Reports Nine COVID-19 Related Deaths



Brian Murnahan
Public Information Office

Tarrant County Public Health


Tarrant County Public Health Reports Nine COVID-19 Deaths

Aug. 27, 2020 (Tarrant County, TX) - Tarrant County Public Health reported nine COVID-19 deaths today. The deceased include a woman from Mansfield in her 90s, a woman from Arlington in her 90s, two men from Arlington and Grand Prairie each in their 80s, a woman from Euless in her 80s, a man from Arlington in his 70s, a woman from Arlington in her 60s, and two men from Arlington in their 50s. All had underlying health conditions.

Tarrant County now has 532 confirmed deaths from the COVID-19 virus and 34,116 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 For more information go to [outdated link] or call the Tarrant County Public Health information line, 817-248-6299, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.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: August 27, 2020