JWC reports nine additional COVID-19 cases

Staff Writer
Alice Echo News Journal

Jim Wells County received confirmation of an additional nine cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) on Friday evening bringing the reported total cases to 185.

The newest cases are:

* Case #177: female in her 60’s

* Case #178: male in his 50’s

* Case #179: female in her 40’s

* Case #180: female in her 20’s

* Case #181: male in his 30’s

* Case #182: female in her 20’s

* Case #183: female in her 50’s

* Case #184: female in her teen’s

* Case #185: female in her teen’s

All nine of the positive cases are from the 78332 zip code.

According to Texas A&M University Corpus Christi, there are 168 active cases and 17 recovered cases.