FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Public Information Officer
Tarrant County Public Health
May 7, 2021 - (Tarrant County) Tarrant County Public Health (TCPH) today reports eight COVID-19 deaths. The deceased include a man from Fort Worth who exceeded 90, a man from White Settlement in his 80s, a woman from Euless in her 80s, a woman from Arlington in her 80s, a man from Arlington in his 60s, a man from Fort Worth in his 50s, a woman from Watauga in her 50s, and a man from Arlington in his 40s. All had underlying health conditions.
Tarrant County now has 3,438 confirmed deaths from the COVID-19 virus and 250,486 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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