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Public Information Officer
Tarrant County Public Health
Tarrant County Public Health Reports 11 COVID-19 Deaths
Oct. 18, 2021 - (Tarrant County) - Tarrant County Public Health (TCPH) today reports 11 COVID-19 deaths. The deceased include three men from Fort Worth in their 70s, a man from Arlington in his 70s, a woman from Arlington in her 60s, two men from Fort Worth in their 60s, a woman from Fort Worth in her 50s, a man from Haltom City in his 40s, a woman from Arlington in her 30s, and a woman from White Settlement in her 30s. All but one had underlying health conditions.
Tarrant County now has 4,560 confirmed deaths from the COVID-19 virus and 337,018 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 the TCPH coronavirus page or call the Tarrant County Public Health information line, 817-248-6299, 7 a.m. - 7 p.m., Monday - Sunday.
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