State reports three COVID-related deaths in Collin County today

by | Sep 18, 2020 | Latest

Collin County and Texas Health and Human Services released updated COVID-19 information.

State officials listed three deaths and 161 new cases of COVID-19 today, Sep. 18, in Collin County and are reporting a total of 12,760 confirmed cases.

The state is also reporting 989 active cases and a total of 11,771 have recovered in Collin County.

There are 90 cases hospitalized and 136 have died from COVID-19 related illness in the county.

Today, a decrease of 74 hospitalizations throughout the state were reported at 3,172 and 754 cases were reported hospitalized in North Texas, no change from yesterday.

An updated breakdown of all Collin County cases to date is available at: https://apps.collincountytx.gov/reports/COVID19/Daily%20Report%20by%20City.xlsx

When you click this link an Excel spreadsheet will be created with all reported Collin County cases by city. According to the report, this update is currently managed by Collin County Health Care Services, not the State of Texas.

As of 12:00 AM June 1, 2020, the Department of State Health Services will perform all COVID-19 case investigation and contact tracing activities for Collin County’s local health authority. Collin County will be able to access the state system to obtain data and reports for its jurisdiction, but details on the extent of the data and how reports will be distributed will be announced as soon as they are available.

From Staff Reports • [email protected]

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