JWC COVID-19 cases go up by 10, total at 787

Staff Writer
Alice Echo News Journal

County officials reported 10 new coronavirus (COVID-19) cases in Jim Wells County Tuesday.

The total number of cases is at 787, 270 active cases, 501 removed from isolation cases and there are 16 fatalities, according to the Texas Department of State Health Services.

The new cases are:

Case #778: female under 5

Case #779: male under 1

Case #780: female in her 30’s

Case #781: male in his 20’s

Case #782: male in his teen’s

Case #783: male under 10

Case #784: female under 5

Case #785: male in his 20’s

Case #786: male in his 50’s

Case #787: female in her teen’s

Everyone is urged to continue using face masks, practicing good hygiene and social distancing.