Six more people died after being infected with COVID-19 in Tarrant County. That said the county health department, which on Wednesday also announces an additional 836 cases of new infections along with more than 675 hospitalizations.
The last six deaths are from a woman in her 80s and a man in her 60s from Arlington; a man in his 90s from North Richland Hills, a 60-year-old man from uninformed Tarrant County, a man in his 80s, and a man in his 40s, both from Fort Worth. All had a basic medical condition.
Adding the latter cases, the overall study in Tarrant County is 27,151 infections since the trials began in March. The county’s average of 7 days per Wednesday is 516 cases per day, which is the fourth straight day.
The county also reported 53 recoveries on Wednesday, bringing the total number of survivors to 13,613. There are an estimated 13,183 active cases in the county.
There were 676 COVID-19 hospitalizations reported in the county on Wednesday, up 56 more than the day before.
In county cases, 68% of the deaths were over 65 years of age. People aged 25-44 make up the largest percentage of people with COVID-19 (39%).