Navarro County reported two more COVID-19 related deaths and two new cases Thursday, Oct. 15. To date, the county reports 1,373 confirmed cases (1,845 total cases), 1,714 have recovered and 92 are currently considered active.
COVID-19 Testing returns to Navarro County from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 17 and Sunday, Oct. 18 at the Cook Education Center at Navarro College in Corsicana. Testing is free of charge. You can register onsite or at www.gogettested.com/.
Currently four patients are hospitalized and there are 472 probable cases. To date, 39 related deaths have been reported.
PCR and antigen tests are totaled daily in active and recovered case counts.
Included in Thursday's report were the following statistics:
• 6 Y/OLD W/M – Blooming Grove
• 68 Y/OLD W/F – Corsicana
The new probable cases are:
• 31 Y/O W/M – BLOOMING GROVE
• 31 Y/O W/F – BLOOMING GROVE
• 43 Y/O PI/M – CORSICANA
• 46 Y/O W/M – CORSICANA
• 49 Y/O W/M – CORSICANA (MILDRED)
• 34 Y/O W/F – BARRY
Cases have been confirmed throughout the county, located in and around Corsicana, Angus, Barry, Blooming Grove, Chatfield, Dawson, Emhouse, Frost, Rice, Richland, Kerens, Purdon, Powell, Streetman, Eureka, Mildred and Retreat.
For individuals tested positive for the virus outside of Navarro County, please contact the Corsicana-Navarro County Public Health Department at 903-874-6731 upon notification.
Health officials are continually monitoring conditions locally, regionally, statewide and at the national level.
City and county leaders continue to research additional steps to help stop the spread. Residents are urged to practice social distancing guidelines, especially in large retail stores. Also, if you have an employee who is sick, please ask them to stay home.
County stakeholders continue to meet daily to discuss current conditions, unmet needs, and operational procedures for every sector.
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More information can be found online on the Navarro County COVID-19 page at https://navarrocountyoem.org/.
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