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    Brian Murnahan
    Public Information Officer

    Tarrant County Public Health



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    Tarrant County Public Health Reports 29 COVID-19 Deaths

    Jan. 26, 2021 (Tarrant County) - Tarrant County Public Health today reports 29 COVID-19 deaths. The deceased included a woman from Bedford who had exceeded 90, a woman from North Richland Hills in her 80s, two women from Arlington in their 80s, a man from Watauga in his 70s, two women and two men from Arlington in their 70s, a man from North Richland Hills in his 70s, a man from Keller in his 70s, a man from Fort Worth in his 70s, three men from Arlington in their 60s, two men from North Richland Hills in their 60s, a man from Bedford in his 60s, three men and a woman from Fort Worth in their 60s, a woman from Watauga in her 60s, a man from Saginaw in his 60s, a man from Westworth Village in his 50s, a man from Fort Worth in his 50s, a man from Arlington in his 40s, a man from Fort Worth in his 30s, and a male from Fort Worth under 10. One had no underlying conditions, two had unknown underlying conditions and the remainder had underlying health conditions.
    Tarrant County now has 2,101 confirmed deaths from the COVID-19 virus and 154,975 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 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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    News release date: January 26, 2021


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