Collin, Denton Counties Report Combined 238 New Cases of COVID-19, 2 Deaths Saturday – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Health departments in Collin and Denton counties reported a combined 238 new COVID-19 cases and two more coronavirus-related deaths Saturday.

The county has tape-recorded 62 COVID-19 related deaths because March. The countywide total for cases stands at 7,586 with 4,494 approximated healings.

County health authorities stated the most recent victims include a woman in her 70s who was a citizen of the Eagle Ridge Alzheimers Special Care Center in Denton and a man over 80 who was a resident of Brookhaven Rehabilitation Center in Carrollton.

The overall variety of COVID-19 deaths in Collin County stands at 89. There are an approximated 5,103 healings in the county.

** County amounts to below consist of all 32 North Texas counties, not simply Collin, Dallas, Denton and Tarrant.

* Map places are approximate, main areas for the city and are not implied to suggest where actual contaminated people live.

Denton County is likewise providing complimentary screening through the county health department. For times and places, check out DentonCounty.gov/ COVID19testing.

DCPH is supplying a complimentary drive-thru COVID-19 screening center in Argyle on Tuesday, Aug. 11. Pre-registration is required. The testing center will be held at Cross Timbers Church at 1119 US-377 with appointments starting at 8 a.m. Eligible community members are those who have had signs of COVID-19 within the previous 7 days, necessary workers, individuals 60 years and older, along with people who have actually had contact with somebody detected with COVID-19. All neighborhood members should call to pre-register for testing at 940-349-2585.

” We request your thoughts and prayers for these two individuals household and buddies,” Denton County Judge Andy Eads said. “Please wear masks, wash hands regularly, physically distance, and limitation events to under 10, to continue to slow the spread of COVID-19 throughout Denton County.”

DCPH is offering a complimentary drive-thru COVID-19 screening center in Argyle on Tuesday, Aug. 11. The screening center will be held at Cross Timbers Church at 1119 US-377 with visits starting at 8 a.m. Eligible community members are those who have had signs of COVID-19 within the past 7 days, essential workers, individuals 60 years and older, as well as people who have actually had contact with someone detected with COVID-19. All neighborhood members must call to pre-register for testing at 940-349-2585.

Denton County Public Health reported 67 brand-new cases of the virus Saturday along with 2 more deaths.

Collin County Health Care Services reported 171 brand-new cases of the coronavirus Saturday, raising the countywide overall to 7,439.