Tarrant County Adds 3 Deaths, 585 Coronavirus Cases

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July 05, 2020 - 2:42 pm

    DALLAS (NBC DFW) - After a two-day hiatus in reporting, Tarrant County Public Health has updated its COVID-19 dashboard to include an additional 585 new cases and three deaths.

    The county had not reported any new cases on Friday or Saturday because of the Fourth of July holiday.

    The three deaths were in residents of Arlington, Mansfield, and White Settlement. Additional details about the deaths had not been released.

    New cases were added in Arlington, Azle, Bedford, Benbrook, Blue Mound, Burleson, Colleyville, Crowley, Euless, Everman, Forest Hill, Fort Worth, Grand Prairie, Grapevine, Haltom City, Hurst, Keller, Lake Worth, Mansfield, North Richland Hills, Pantego, River Oaks, Saginaw, Sansom Park, Southlake, Watauga, White Settlement and unincorporated Tarrant County. Of the cases, 45 have not been assigned a city.

    Between Wednesday and Saturday, the county saw an increase in the percentage of occupied hospital beds being used by COVID-19 patients from 8% to 11%, the highest the number has been.

    Read more at NBC DFW here.