State reports six COVID deaths, 639 new cases in Collin County today, Saturday

by | Jan 16, 2021 | Latest

The Texas Department of State Health Services released updated COVID-19 information for Jan. 16.

All counts, except for hospitalized cases, are compiled from the TDSHS website.

State officials listed six deaths and 639 new cases of COVID-19 in Collin County and are reporting a total of 54,209 confirmed cases to date.

Today, the state is also reporting 5,822 active cases and a total of 48,387 have recovered in Collin County.

Through today, 467 have died from COVID-19 related illness in the county.

Collin County officials reported that 512 are hospitalized with COVID-19, a decrease of 34 since yesterday.

A decrease of 24 hospitalizations throughout the state were reported at 13,929 of which 3,931 cases were reported hospitalized in North Texas, 57 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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