DENTON (CBSDFW.COM) – The city of Denton announced an additional resident has died from the coronavirus, bringing the total to 18 deaths due to COVID-19 in the county.
The man who died was from Lewisville and in his 60s. He was previously reported hospitalized, and a local transmission COVID-19 case.READ MORE: U.S. Border Agents Stopped Undocumented Migrants 209,000 Times In August
“As we report the loss of an eighteenth life to COVID-19 in Denton County today, please keep the family in your thoughts and prayers,” said Denton County Judge Andy Eads. “We know that each life lost to COVID-19 is one too many.”READ MORE: Dozens Of Families Forced From Their Homes After 3-Alarm Fire At Dallas Apartments
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