Three more COVID-19 related deaths, 13 additional cases for JWC

Staff Writer
Alice Echo News Journal

Jim Wells County reported three additional COVID-19 related deaths on Wednesday. They also reported an additional 13 cases for a total of 573.

The deaths reported on Wednesday occurred on July 16, July 17 and July 19, according to the Texas Department of State Health Services and Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi.

The genders and ages of the deceased have not been released. Deaths related to COVID-19 are delayed due to confirmation and privacy laws.

The newest cases of COVID-19 are:

* Case #561: male in his 40’s

* Case #562: male in his teen’s

* Case #563 : male in his 50’s

* Case #564: male in his one’s

* Case #565: male in his 70’s

* Case #566: male in his one’s

* Case #567: female in her 50’s

* Case #568: male in his 60’s

* Case #569: female in her 10’s

* Case #570: female in her 60’s

* Case #571: male in his 50’s

* Case #572: female in her 40’s

* Case #573: female in her 10’s

Total cases reported: 573

Active cases: 285

Removed from isolation: 282

Total deaths: 6