THURSDAY UPDATE: Shelby County has 54 active COVID-19 cases

DSHS reports four new cases; four additional victim recoveries

State health authorities have reported four new COVID-19 cases in Shelby County and four additional victim recoveries, Kerri Shofner reported Thursday morning.

Shofner, Shelby County Emergency Management Coordinator, said Texas Department of State Health Services indicated there are 54 active coronavirus cases in the county with 337 cumulative victim recoveries.

There have been 405 cumulative cases reported in Shelby County since the first case was recorded in March, she said. As of Thursday there have been 14 deaths attributed to COVID-19 with the last fatality reported on July 28.

Statewide, DSHS on late Wednesday afternoon reported the number of COVID-19 confirmed cases in Texas was at 506,820 with 6,200 new cases reported Wednesday. In mid-July there were several days when the number of cases added daily were in the 9,000-10,000 range.

July 18 marked the last day the state recorded more than 10,000 new one-day additional cases.

DSHS said there have been 9,034 fatalities attributed to COVID-19 in Texas this year

 

Shelby County COVID-19 Update

54 ACTIVE CASES

337 Recovered

14 Deaths

405 Cumulative cases

ACTIVE SHELBY COUNTY CASES BY ZIP CODE:

Center area 75935...27

Tenaha area 75974...10

Timpson area 75975...8

Shelbyville area 75973...2

Joaquin area 75954...7

 

CUMULATIVE SHELBY COUNTY CASES BY ZIP CODE

ZIP CODE:                                                        

Center area 75935…271                                                    

Tenaha area 75974…50                                                    

Timpson area 75975…35                                                    

Shelbyville area 75973…24                                                   

Joaquin area 75954…25                                                  

                                                                    

AGES           CASES           DEATHS

1-20....           37

21-40....         132

41-60.…        125                  4

61-80.…         70                   4 

81-100...         34                    6

Unknown... 7

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