Dallas County Reports 82 Additional Virus Cases, 2 Deaths

NewsRadio 1080 KRLD
March 31, 2020 - 1:37 pm

DALLAS (1080 KRLD) - Dallas County Health and Human Services announced Tuesday 82 additional positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the total case count in Dallas County to 631.

The county health department also announced the 12th and 13th deaths from COVID-19.

One victim was reported to be a man in his 50's who as a resident of the city of Rowlett, the other was a man in his 90's who was a resident of the city of Dallas.

Both individuals had other high-risk chronic health conditions, according to officials.

“We are at the beginning of what will be a difficult time for Texas, especially here. We need each one of you to Stay In The Fight! To do that, I need you to practice self-care, have faith in the science, and #StaySafebyStayingHome,” said Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins