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Tarrant County Public Health
Tarrant County Public Health Reports One COVID-19 Death
Aug. 2, 2021 - (Tarrant County) - Tarrant County Public Health (TCPH) today reports one COVID-19 death. The deceased is a man from Fort Worth in his 80s who had underlying health conditions.
Tarrant County now has 3,654 confirmed deaths from the COVID-19 virus and people 261,419 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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