FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – Tarrant County Public Health reported three more COVID-19 deaths Thursday, bringing the total to 117.
Tarrant County has recorded 4,211 positive cases of COVID-19 and 828 people have recovered.READ MORE: North Texas Woman Whose Unborn Child Could Not Be Saved Shares Personal Abortion Story
As of Thursday, 232 of the 666 ventilators available in area hospitals were being used.
There are currently 239 patients in hospitals in Tarrant County being treated for COVID-19.READ MORE: Texas Secretary of State’s Office Releases New Information On Audit of 2020 Election
COVID-19 causes respiratory illness with cough, fever and shortness of breath and may lead to bronchitis and severe pneumonia.
For more information, click here or call the Tarrant County Public Health information line, 817-248-6299, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.MORE NEWS: Armed Woman Dies Following Allen Police Officer-Involved Shooting In Wendy's Parking