Collin County and Texas Health and Human Services released updated COVID-19 information.
State officials listed no deaths and 42 new cases of COVID-19 today, Oct. 5, in Collin County and are reporting a total of 15,610 confirmed cases. The state listed no reason for the dramatic increase in new cases.
The state is also reporting 858 active cases and a total of 14,752 have recovered in Collin County.
There are 99 cases hospitalized and 152 have died from COVID-19 related illness in the county.
Today, an increase of 126 hospitalizations throughout the state were reported at 3,318 and 870 cases were reported hospitalized in North Texas, 44 more than yesterday.
An updated breakdown of all Collin County cases to date is available at: https://apps.collincountytx.gov/reports/COVID19/Daily%20Report%20by%20City.xlsx
When you click this link an Excel spreadsheet will be created with all reported Collin County cases by city. According to the report, this update is currently managed by Collin County Health Care Services, not the State of Texas.
As of 12:00 AM June 1, 2020, the Department of State Health Services will perform all COVID-19 case investigation and contact tracing activities for Collin County’s local health authority. Collin County will be able to access the state system to obtain data and reports for its jurisdiction, but details on the extent of the data and how reports will be distributed will be announced as soon as they are available.
From Staff Reports • [email protected]