State reports 13 COVID deaths, 479 new cases in Collin County today, Thursday

by | Jan 21, 2021 | Latest

The Texas Department of State Health Services released updated COVID-19 information for Jan. 21. All counts, except for hospitalized cases, are compiled from the TDSHS website. State officials listed 13 deaths and 479 new cases of COVID-19 in Collin County and are reporting a total of 56,978 confirmed cases to date. Today, the state is also reporting 4,696 active cases and a total of 52,282 have recovered in Collin County. Through today, 506 have died from COVID-19 related illness in the county. Collin County officials reported that 507 are hospitalized with COVID-19, a decrease of 23 since yesterday. A decrease of 306 hospitalizations throughout the state were reported at 13,564 of which 3,756 cases were reported hospitalized in North Texas, 117 fewer than 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. From Staff Reports • [email protected]

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