State reports five COVID related deaths, 48 new Collin County cases today, Friday

by | Mar 12, 2021 | Latest

The Texas Department of State Health Services released updated COVID-19 information for Mar. 12.

All counts, except for hospitalized cases, are compiled from the TDSHS website.

State officials listed five deaths and 48 new cases of COVID-19 in Collin County and are reporting a total of 70,945 confirmed cases to date.

Today, the state is also reporting 1,283 active cases and a total of 83,561 have recovered in Collin County.

Through today, 763 have died from COVID-19 related illness in the county.

Collin County officials reported that 184 are hospitalized with COVID-19, four fewer than yesterday.

A decrease of 177 in hospitalizations throughout the state were reported at 4,229 of which 870 cases, 126 fewer yesterday, were reported hospitalized in North Texas.

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 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.

From Staff Reports • [email protected]

 

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