• New Additional COVID-19 Cases Announced in Williamson County including Sixth Death

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    April 27, 2020

    April 25, 2020 (Williamson County, TX) -- The Williamson County and Cities Health District (WCCHD) has received notification of the sixth COVID-19 death in Williamson County. The resident was a male in his 70s. Privacy protection laws only permit the release of limited patient information. The WCCHD is unable to release any additional patient information.

    “We have lost another one of our Williamson County residents to Covid-19. To the family, we in Williamson County mourn with you and pray for you during this time of great loss,” said Williamson County Judge Bill Gravell.

     

    In addition, WCCHD announced five new positive COVID-19 cases on Saturday, bringing the total to 211. Currently, there are 7 people hospitalized. So far, 127 people have recovered in Williamson County. Please see the attached report for details.

     

    Additional COVID-19 deaths and cases will be reported on the dashboard located at www.wcchd.org/COVID-19/dashboard.php. The dashboard is updated just past noon daily. Cases in "Other cities in Williamson County" column are a combined total that include cities with populations below 20,000 and unincorporated Williamson to protect the privacy of residents.

     

    If you have symptoms of respiratory illness including cough, fever and shortness of breath, please contact your health care provider. It is important to call ahead before arriving at a clinic, urgent care or emergency department to avoid potential spread. For more information, visit www.wcchd.org/COVID-19 . For information on the county response to COVID-19, go to  www.wilco.org/COVID-19 

     

     For more information:
    wilco.org  |  connie.odom@wilco.org