Tarrant County Reports Another Death From COVID-19, 19 Total Fatalities

NewsRadio 1080 KRLD
April 08, 2020 - 9:34 am

FORT WORTH (1080 KRLD) - Tarrant County Public Health officials today reported that a resident of Euless has died as the result of the COVID-19 virus.  

The man was in his 30s had underlying health conditions, according to officials.

Tarrant County has now seen a total of 19 confirmed deaths from the COVID-19 virus. 53 people have recovered.  

Tarrant County Public Health Director Vinny Taneja strongly urged all residents to engage only in essential activities; stay home as much as possible; and maintain social distancing.

“It’s unfortunate for our community to see the death toll rising from COVID-19,” he said.  “These are difficult times for the families and friends of those we have lost to this disease. Our hearts go out to them.”