COVID-19: JWC reports seven new cases, total 637

Staff Writer
Alice Echo News Journal

Jim Wells County received confirmation of 7 additional coronavirus (COVID-19) cases bringing the new total to 637, on Monday August, 3.

Case # 631: Female in her Teens

Case # 632: Female under Fifteen

Case # 633: Female in her 30's

Case # 634: Female in her 40’s

Case # 635: Female in her 20's

Case # 636: Female under Five

Case # 637: Female in her 30's

The patients are currently isolated. DSHS is supporting Jim Wells County in identifying any close contacts of the patient so they can be isolated and monitored for symptoms.

Four cases were removed from isolation today, 351 recovered on the state website and today eight total fatalities were reported and 268 active cases.