FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Public Information Officer
Tarrant County Public Health
February 6, 2021 - (Tarrant County) Tarrant County Public Health today reports 40 COVID-19 deaths. The deceased include a woman from Keller who exceeded 90, two women from Fort Worth who exceeded 90, a man from Kennedale who exceeded 90, a woman from White Settlement who exceeded 90, two men and three women from Arlington in their 80s, two men from Crowley in their 80s, a man from Grapevine in his 80s, a woman from Fort Worth in her 80s, a woman from Watauga in her 80s, a man from Bedford in his 80s, two women from Arlington in their 70s, a man from Azle in his 70s, two men and two women from Fort Worth in their 70s, a man from Euless in his 70s, a woman from White Settlement in her 70s, a man from Hurst in his 70s, a woman from unincorporated Tarrant County in her 70s, a man and a woman from Arlington in their 60s, three men and two women from Fort Worth in their 60s, a man and a woman from Arlington in their 50s, two men from Fort Worth in their 50s, a man from Haltom City in his 50s, and a man from Fort Worth in his 40s. All but three had underlying health conditions.
Tarrant County now has 2,427 confirmed deaths from the COVID-19 virus and 185,676 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, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday - Friday.
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