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Tarrant County Public Health
Tarrant County Public Health Reports Nine COVID-19 Deaths
June 18, 2021 - (Tarrant County) Tarrant County Public Health (TCPH) today reports nine COVID-19 deaths. The deceased include a man from Bedford in his 80s, a man from Arlington in his 70s, a man from Bedford in his 70s, a man from Haltom City in his 60s, a woman from North Richland Hills in her 50s, a man from Hurst in his 40s, a man from Benbrook in his 40s, a man from Fort Worth in his 30s, and a man from Richland Hills in his 30s. All but one had underlying health conditions.
Tarrant County now has 3,554 confirmed deaths from the COVID-19 virus and 256,986 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. to 7 p.m., Monday - Sunday.
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