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Here are the confirmed cases of coronavirus in Tarrant County

The first case of COVID-19 in Tarrant County was reported on March 10.

This story will be continuously updated.

More than 15,000 people in the Dallas-Fort Worth area have now tested positive for COVID-19, and health officials have reported more than 400 deaths as a result.  

The first local case was announced on March 9 in Collin County, and the first case appeared in Tarrant County on March 10.

Timeline:

As of May 24: 4,977 cases, 144 deaths, 1,834 recoveries

  • On May 24: Tarrant County Public Health announced there were 26 new positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of cases to 4,977 since tracking began in March. There have been 144 deaths in the county. The latest death was a Fort Worth woman in her 80s who had underlying health conditions.
  • On May 23: Tarrant County Public Health reported two additional deaths and 52 additional positive cases of COVID-19. Both deaths were men who had underlying health conditions. There have been 4,951 positive cases in the county since tracking began in March. There have been 143 deaths in the county and 1,832 recoveries.
  • On May 22: Tarrant County Public Health announced that two more people have died from COVID-19. Those deaths include a Fort Worth man in his 60s and a Watauga woman in her 40s. One had underlying health issues, according to the department. Health officials also confirmed there were 96 new positive cases of COVID-19.
  • On May 20: Tarrant County Public Health announced that two more people have died from COVID-19. The victims include an Arlington man in his 40s and a Fort Worth man in his 70s. Health officials reported 68 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the county's total to 4,711 cases. As of Wednesday, 217 people remain in the hospital and at least 1,716 people have recovered.
  • On May 19: Tarrant County health officials said on Monday that two more people have died due to complications from COVID-19. 

    Those deaths include a woman in her 80s from Keller and a man in his 70s from Fort Worth. Both had underlying health conditions, the department said.

    County health officials have confirmed a total of 4,643 cases and 130 deaths since testing started in March. So far, 1,586 residents have recovered from the disease. 

  • On May 17: Tarrant County health officials said two more people have died and 97 more have tested positive for COVID-19. County health officials have confirmed a total of 4,447 cases and 123 deaths since testing started in March. So far, 1,470 residents have recovered from the disease. 

    There are currently 213 people hospitalized with the disease in the county.

  • On May 16: Tarrant County health officials reported 84 new cases of COVID-19 and one death. County health officials have confirmed a total of 4,350 cases and 121 deaths since testing started in March. So far, 1,470 residents have recovered from the disease.
  • On May 15: Tarrant County health officials reported 55 new cases and three more deaths. 
  • On May 14: Tarrant County health officials reported 135 new cases and 3 more deaths. The victims include a man in his 80s, a man in his 70s from Fort Worth, and a woman in her 80s from Keller. All had underlying health conditions, according to health officials.
  • On May 13: Tarrant County health officials reported five more deaths related to COVID-19. The patients include a man in his 80s, a man in his 70s and a man in his 50s from Fort Worth, a woman in her 80s from Keller and a man in his 50s from Arlington. All of the victims had underlying health conditions, according to officials. There were also 266 new cases confirmed in the county. According to Tarrant County Public health website, 153 of those cases are at a federal prison. This brings the countywide total to 4,076 cases and 114 deaths.
  • On May 12: Officials reported five more deaths, bringing the county's death toll from COVID-19 to 109 people so far. All but one of them had underlying health conditions. Three were from Fort Worth and two were from Arlington. The Fort Worth victims were a man in his 50s and a man and woman in their 80s. The Arlington victims were two men, one in his 50s and the other in his 80s. Sixty-five new cases were reported as well, bringing Tarrant County's total to 3,810, with 809 people having recovered so far.
  • On May 11: Another person has died in Tarrant County from COVID-19, officials said on May 11. The victim was a Keller woman in her 90s who had been a resident of a long-term care facility. Her death brings the county's death toll to 104 people. The county also reported 50 new cases and 26 new recoveries, bringing the respective totals to 3,745 and 806. Currently, 196 are hospitalized in the county, according to officials, a number that has dropped steadily for the last three days.
  • On May 10: There have now been 3,695 cases reported in Tarrant County, health officials said Sunday. Numbers from a large outbreak at a federal prison in the county have now been included in that total, so while the county reported 485 new cases Sunday, 423 of those were associated with the prison. County officials did not clarify if they were including more than one federal facility, though federal officials have reported a total of 627 cases at the Federal Medical Center Fort Worth prison. At least five inmates there have died from the disease. Federal Medical Center Carswell, also in Fort Worth, has reported one case so far. County officials also reported two new deaths from COVID-19 Sunday, a Bedford man in his 50s and a Kennedale woman in her 80s who been a resident of a long-term care facility. There have now been at least 103 deaths in the county from the disease and at least 221 people are currently hospitalized. At least 780 people have recovered so far.
  • On May 9: The number of coronavirus-related deaths in Tarrant County has surpassed 100. Saturday afternoon, health officials confirmed six more deaths, bringing the countywide total to 101. Officials say the victims include a man in his 70s, a woman in her 70s, a man in his 80s, and two women in their 80s. They are all residents of Fort Worth. A man in his 60s from Arlington also died. The six victims all had underlying health conditions, officials say. In addition to the new deaths reported Saturday, health officials also confirmed that 83 more people have tested positive for COVID-19. 
  • On May 8: Tarrant County has reached its highest number of single-day cases reported during the COVID-19 pandemic. Friday afternoon, Tarrant County health officials reported 171 new cases and five more deaths. This brings the countywide case total to 3,127 and 95 deaths. The record-high case number in Tarrant County was announced the same day that more businesses in Texas were allowed to reopen. 
  • On May 7: There were 143 new cases of COVID-19 reported and two additional deaths, health officials said. Thursday marks the county's second-highest day of cases reported. The county now has 2,956 positive cases of COVID-19.

    The two deaths were men in their 50s and 60s, one of whom had an underlying health condition. Tarrant County now has 90 confirmed deaths. There have been 682 recoveries.

  • On May 6: Eighty-eight people who lived in Tarrant County have now died from COVID-19, officials said. Five new deaths were reported by health officials, three from Fort Worth, one from Keller and the fifth from Benbrook. All five had underlying health conditions. The Fort Worth victims include a man in his 50s, a woman in her 70s and a man in his 80s. A Benbrook man in his 60s and a Keller woman in her 90s were the other two victims. 

    The county also reported 127 new cases, bringing the county's total to 2,813. More than 650 people have recovered so far. There are currently at least 246 people hospitalized from COVID-19 in the county, according to official data. That's nine more people than the day before, including 90 in ICUs.

  • On May 5: Six new deaths were reported by health officials, including four people from Fort Worth and one each from Keller and Grapevine. All six had underlying health conditions. The Fort Worth victims include both a man and woman in their 50s and two men in their 80s. The victims from Keller and Grapevine were both women in their 80s, officials said. The death toll is now 83 people from the county. The county also reported 62 new cases, bringing the county's total to 2,686. There have been 653 recoveries so far.
  • On May 4: Seventy-seven people have now died from COVID-19 in Tarrant County, officials said. The two latest victims are both men who had underlying health conditions. One was from Fort Worth and had been in his 60s. The other was from Benbrook and had been in his 80s. Officials also reported 40 new cases Monday, bringing the county's total to 2,624. Of those cases, 651 people have recovered. There are currently at least 198 people hospitalized from COVID-19 in the county, according to official data.
  • On May 3: Four more people have died from COVID-19 in Tarrant County, officials said, bringing the death toll to 75. All four people who died were from Fort Worth and included a woman in her 60s, a man and woman both in their 80s and a woman in her 90s. Three of them had underlying healthy conditions, officials said. The county also reported 81 new cases, bringing its case count to 2,584. So far, 613 people in the county have recovered from the disease.
  • On May 2: Two more deaths related to COVID-19 have been confirmed in Tarrant County, bringing its total to 71. The victims include a man in his 50s from Keller and a man in his 60s from Fort Worth. Officials say both patients had underlying health conditions. County health officials also announced 115 new cases, bringing the total count to 2,503. So far, more than 500 residents have recovered from the novel coronavirus. 
  • On May 1: One additional death was reported, bringing the countywide total to 69. Tarrant County health officials also announced 142 new cases of the novel coronavirus, the second-highest single-day tally reported in the county. There have been 2,388 total cases of COVID-19 reported in Tarrant County and 551 reported recoveries. 
  • On April 30: Health officials announced that seven more residents in Tarrant County had died from the novel coronavirus. The victims include three men in their 70s, a woman in her 80s, a man in his 50s, a woman in her 90s and a woman in her 80s. All were from Fort Worth and all had underlying health conditions. So far, 68 people in the county have died from COVID-19 and 387 have recovered. Officials also reported 97 new cases Thursday, bringing the total count to 2,246 
  • On April 29:Three more residents in Tarrant County have died from the novel coronavirus, health officials announced Wednesday afternoon.

    The victims include a woman in her 90s and a woman in her 30s, both from Fort Worth, and a woman in her 70s from Grapevine. All three women had underlying health conditions, officials said. So far, 61 people in the county have died from COVID-19 and 387 have recovered. Officials also reported 61 new cases Wednesday, bringing the total count to 2,149. Although Tarrant County’s stay-at-home order expires Friday, Taneja is urging residents to continue to stay home as much as possible.

  • On April 28: The Tarrant County Health Department reported 69 new positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of cases to 2,088. Five more people have died from the disease in the county. The victims include two men from Fort Worth who were both in their 60s, two Arlington women, one in her 90s and the other in her 70s, and a Grapevine man in his 80s. There have been 58 deaths in Tarrant County thus far. No new recoveries were reported.
  • On April 27: The county added 72 new cases, for a total of 2,019, with 165 people currently hospitalized. The new numbers come after the county had more than 110 new daily cases for four straight days, though Monday numbers are sometimes lower due to less testing or reporting on Sundays. Time will tell if the decline becomes a long-term trend.  No new deaths were reported and recoveries stand at 289 people so far.
  • On April 26: Another Fort Worth resident has died from COVID-19, health officials said. The latest victim was a man in his 70s. The county's death toll now stands at 53 people who have been lost due to the novel coronavirus. The county also reported 111 new cases for a total of 1,947 since the outbreak began, with 283 recoveries so far. 
  • On April 25: County health officials reported four more residents in Tarrant County have died from COVID-19. The victims include a man in his 60s  and woman in her 70s from Fort Worth, a man in his 40s from Azle and a woman in her 90s from Grapevine. The county also reported 130 new cases, bringing its total to 1,836.
  • On April 24: Three more residents in Tarrant County have died from COVID-19, officials confirmed Friday afternoon. This brings the death toll to 48. The victims include two men in their 60s and a man in his 80s. All three patients lived in Fort Worth, officials say. Tarrant County health officials also reported 147 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total case count to 1,706.
  • On April 23: Another person in Tarrant County has died due to the novel coronavirus, health officials announced Thursday. This brings the death toll to 45. The latest victim was a man in his 60s from Azle that had underlying health conditions, officials say. “Every death is regrettable and reinforces how important it is for everyone to stay the course and listen to our leadership,” Tarrant County Public Health Director Vinny Taneja said. The county also reported 129 new cases, bringing the total count to 1,559.
  • On April 22: Tarrant County health officials reported two additional deaths Wednesday afternoon, bringing the total to 44. County officials say the two latest victims who died from COVID-19 had underlying health conditions. The victims are a man in his 80s who lived an unincorporated area of the county and a man in his 60s from Fort Worth.
    Officials also confirmed 97 new cases, bringing the case count total to 1,430. So far, 259 people have in the county have recovered from the novel coronavirus.  
  • On April 21: Tarrant County health officials reported three more deaths from COVID-19 on Tuesday. They include a Fort Worth woman in her 90s, a Fort Worth man in his 40s, and an Arlington man in his 90s. All had underlying health conditions.

    They also announced 84 new cases, bringing the total cases to 1,333.

  • On April 19: Another person has died in Tarrant County from COVID-19, officials said. She was a Fort Worth resident in her 50s and had had underlying health conditions. Her death brings the county's death toll to 39 people. The county has had 1,242 cases reported since the outbreak began, with 189 recoveries. "Sadly, we are seeing the number of deaths continuing to increase and seeing more families being affected by this virus,” said Tarrant County Public Health Director Vinny Taneja. Thirteen of those 1,242 cases were new Sunday, prompting some to question how representative that count is of actual infections as more than 100 new cases were reported in Dallas County the same day.
  • On April 18: Tarrant County health officials have confirmed 3 more people have died from COVID-19. This brings the county's death toll to 38. According to county health officials, the latest victims include three women. One woman was in her 60s and lived in Fort Worth, another woman was in her 70s and lived in Mansfield, the third woman was also in her 70s and lived in Keller. Officials say two of the women had underlying health conditions.
  • On April 17: Tarrant County health officials announced the county’s 35th death and an additional 82 positive cases, bringing the county total to 1,175.
  • On April 16: Four more people have died from COVID-19 in Tarrant County, health officials announced Thursday. All of them were men and each had underlying health conditions. Two were from Fort Worth, one in his 60s, the other in his 40s. A Mansfied man in his 40s and a man in his 60s from an incorporated part of the county were the other two deaths, according to officials. The death toll in the county now stands at at least 34 people. 157 people have recovered from the disease so far.
  • On April 15: Officials reported 61 new cases and one more death in Tarrant County on April 15, bringing the total there to 990 cases since the outbreak began.
  • On April 14: Tarrant County health officials announced four more deaths related to coronavirus. They include a man in his 70s, two men in their 80s and a woman in her 80s. All had underlying health conditions. Tarrant County now has 29 confirmed deaths from coronavirus. Officials reported 53 new cases in Tarrant County as well, bringing the total there to 929 cases since the outbreak began.
  • On April 13: Officials reported 70 new cases in the county, bringing the total to 876 cases since the outbreak began. No new deaths were reported, and 103 people have recovered since contracting the disease, according to county numbers. When it came to hospital beds, 113 COVID-19 patients were currently hospitalized in the county, officials reported.
  • On April 12: Tarrant County health officials reported 22 new cases of COVID-19 on April 12. Officials said the county's total had now been 806 positive cases since the outbreak began.
  • On April 11: Tarrant County health county officials confirmed four more people died from COVID-19. This brings to the total number of county deaths to 25. Three of the patients were from Fort Worth. One man who died was in his 60s, another man was in his 70s and a woman who died was in her late 40s. The fourth patient was in his 80s and lived in Sansom Park. Officials say all the patients had underlying health conditions.
  • On April 10: Tarrant County health officials confirmed another person died from the novel coronavirus. The patient was a Lakeside man in his 80s who had underlying health conditions, officials said. So far, 21 people in Tarrant County have died. 
  • On April 9: Tarrant County health officials confirmed another person died from COVID-19. The 20th person to die in the county is a Fort Worth woman in her 60s who had underlying health conditions, officials say.
  • On April 8: Tarrant County health officials confirmed another person has died from COVID-19. A Euless man in his 30s with underlying health conditions is the 19th person in the county to die, officials say. Health officials also reported 71 new cases, bringing the county's total to 588.
  • On April 7: Tarrant County health officials confirmed five more residents have died from COVID-19. This brings the total number of deaths in the county to 18. According to county health officials, the patients’ ages ranged from 47 to 88 years old and two people had underlying health conditions. Two patients lived in Fort Worth, one person lived in River Oaks, one lived in Grand Prairie and one lived in Haltom City. The county also reported 62 new cases, bringing the total to 517. Fifty-three people have recovered.
  • On April 6: Tarrant County officials reported 34 new cases and two new deaths, for a total of 452 cases and 13 deaths. One of those who died was an Arlington man in his 40s, while the other was a Fort Worth man in his 60s, health officials said. They did not specify if either had any underlying health conditions. 
  • On April 5: Tarrant County reported 14 new cases and two new deaths, for a total of 418 total cases and 11 deaths. One of those who died was an elderly woman who had been a resident of the Heartis Arlington senior living center. She had been hospitalized since she became ill, health officials said. 

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    An elderly Fort Worth man was the other victim of the disease, officials said. He had had underlying health conditions, according to officials. He died in a local hospital.

    Health officials believe both patients contracted the virus through community transmission.

  • On April 4: Tarrant County health officials confirmed two more residents have died after testing positive for COVID-19. County health officials told WFAA one of the patients who died was a Southlake man in his 70s who had underlying health conditions. The other patient was a Haltom City man in his 30s and did not have any underlying health conditions, officials say.
    According to Tarrant County health officials, both patients contracted the virus through community transmission. Health official said as of Saturday evening, 21 new positives cases were reported for a total of 404.
  • On April 3: Tarrant County health officials confirmed that another resident has died after testing positive for COVID-19. Public Health Director Vinny Taneja said the patient was an adult who was a Fort Worth resident with underlying health conditions. Officials did not release additional details about the patient in an effort to protect their privacy.
  • On April 2: Health officials announced three more people in the county had died from the disease, bring the death count to six people. Two of those who died were residents of Forest Hill and one was a Fort Worth resident, according to officials. All three were elderly and had underlying health conditions. Officials also reported 37 new cases, bringing the total to 325. 23 people so far have recovered from the disease.
  • On April 1: Health officials said there had now been 288 positive cases reported in the county. 18 people in the county so far have recovered, while three have died.
  • On April 1: Tarrant County health officials confirmed two additional deaths related to COVID-19. One patient was a male from Hurst and the other patient was a female from Fort Worth, officials say. Tarrant County Public Health Director Vinny Taneja said both of the patients had underlying medical conditions before testing positive for the novel coronavirus. This brings the total death count to three in the county.
  • On March 31: Health officials confirm there are now 273 total cases of COVID-19 in the county. Officials did not release additional details regarding the new cases. So far, one patient has died and eight people have recovered from the novel coronavirus.
  • On March 30: Officials confirmed 16 news cases in Tarrant County, bring the total to 155. In addition, officials reported an additional 83 provisional cases. Provisional cases are lab-confirmed, but are pending due to missing investigational data, according to Tarrant County officials. 
  • On March 29: County officials said they had 11 new cases reported, bringing the total to 139 in the county. 
  • On March 28: Officials stated there were a total of 128 cases of the novel coronavirus. They did not release additional details regarding the new patients. 
  • On March 27: Tarrant County health officials confirmed 14 new cases of COVID-19. This brings their total case count to 114.  
  • On March 26: Health officials said the county had reached the 100-case mark for COVID-19, an increase of 10. Fort Worth and Arlington currently have the most active cases, with 33 and 16 respectively. The county has a total of 96 active cases.
  • On March 25: The number of cases in Tarrant County increased by 19 to a total of 90, county health officials said. Of those 90, 86 were active cases.
  • On March 24: Cases increased by 14 to 71, county health officials reported. Of those 71, 67 were active cases, three people have recovered and one person who had the disease has died, according to health officials. The death occurred in Arlington on March 15, where there are 14 active cases at this time. A Southlake resident is the latest person to have recovered.
  • On March 23: The number of cases in Tarrant County increased by 10 to 57, county health officials reported. Of those 57, 54 were active cases, 2 people have recovered and one person who had the disease has died, according to health officials.
  • On March 22: Cases jumped from 29 positive cases to 47, a 62% increase. Of those 47, 44 were active cases, 2 people have recovered and one person who had the disease has died, according to health officials. The death occurred in Arlington, where there are 11 active cases at this time. One person in both Benbrook and White Settlement has recovered, county health officials said. There are 14 active cases of the disease in Fort Worth, four in Mansfield and three in Southlake. There are two each in Colleyville, Euless, Lakeside and North Richland Hills. Grand Prairie, Grapevine, Keller and Watauga each have one case, according to the county.
  • On March 20: Tarrant County health officials confirm there are 10 new cases of COVID-19. Four of the people who recently tested positive live in Arlington, two live in Fort Worth, two live in Lakeside, one lives in Euless and one in Keller. Officials also say two patients who had COVID-19 have recovered from the disease.  
  • On March 19: Tarrant County health officials confirmed 10 new cases of the novel coronavirus, bringing the total number of cases to 19. Officials say this includes an Arlington man who died Sunday. The new confirmed cases include patients who live in Arlington, Colleyville, Fort Worth, North Richland Hills, Mansfield, and Watauga. County officials say they are investigating how the patients became infected but confirm some of the cases are travel-related. 
  • On March 18: Tarrant County officials confirm two more positive cases of COVID-19. One of the patients had traveled out of state but travel history of the other case is still pending, officials say. “Both of these cases have been isolated at home after developing symptoms,” said Tarrant County Public Health Director Vinny Taneja. County leaders did not release any other details regarding the patients' ages.
  • On March 17: Health officials said a Grand Prairie resident who had no known exposure to another person with COVID-19 and no recent travel history contracted the new coronavirus in the county. It was the sixth case of the disease in the county and "the first case of presumed local transmission."
  • On March 16: Tarrant County officials said a fifth person was a positive case of COVID-19. They didn't release many about the individual citing HIPAA, but said the Tarrant County resident had traveled out-of-state recently and then developed symptoms when they returned.
  • On March 14: Tarrant County officials confirmed a fourth person tested positive for COVID-19. Officials said the patient was in close contact with an American Airlines pilot who tested positive earlier in the week.
  • On March 13: Tarrant County officials confirmed two more positive cases. The second patient traveled from Europe, according to officials. The third patient was in close contact with a case out of Collin County, which officials say "indicates limited local transmission in the DFW area."

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  • On March 10: Tarrant County Public Health reported its first case of COVID-19. The patient was identified by diocese officials on March 11 as a rector of Trinity Episcopal Church in Fort Worth. He recently traveled to Kentucky for a conference and it is believed he contracted the novel coronavirus there, officials said. 

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