WICHITA FALLS, Texas (TNN) - The Wichita Falls-Wichita County Public Health District confirmed two new cases of COVID-19 in Wichita County on Tuesday. There was also one more recovery.
There are now a total of 82 cases in Wichita County.
There have been 61 total recoveries, 3,173 negative tests and 2 deaths.
There are currently 19 patients recovering at home.
The patient is between the ages of 6 - 19 and is currently in isolation at home recovering. The patient had no school or daycare exposure. This is a close contact to a previous case.
The patient is between the ages of 20 - 29 and is currently in isolation at home recovering. This is a close contact to a previous case.
It is important to note, per the direction of Governor Abbott, all residents and staff at long term healthcare facilities will be tested for COVID-19. Due to this testing, we will see an increase in Wichita County’s total testing numbers and pending testing numbers.