45 new COVID-19 cases in Wichita County, total now 363

45 new COVID-19 cases in Wichita County, total now 363
. (Source: WXIX)

WICHITA FALLS, Texas (TNN) - The Wichita Falls-Wichita County Public Health District confirmed 45 new COVID-19 cases in Wichita County on Tuesday, the largest single day increase to date.

There are now a total of 363 cases in Wichita County.

There have been 87 total recoveries, 8,802 negative tests and 2 deaths.

There are currently 266 patients recovering at home and 8 in the hospital. Seven of the patients at the hospital are in critical condition.


There are 45 new cases to report today with a total of 8 hospitalizations. One additional Wichita Falls Police Officer has tested positive and this Officer did have interaction with the public. The Wichita Falls Fire Department has one Fireman who has tested positive who also had interaction with the public. Both call logs for the Officer and Fireman have been pulled and all members of the public who the individuals came in contact with while working have been notified. In addition, as with any place of business, any employees who were identified for possible exposure within the Police Department and Fire Department have been notified and are at home, self-monitoring for symptoms. 

Sheridan Medical Lodge has included the following statement in regards to its facility: “Two Sheridan Medical Lodge residents and one staff member have tested positive for COVID-19. The staff member who tested positive for COVID-19 will quarantine at home for fourteen days and will only be permitted back at work after two negative COVID-19 tests. The residents who are positive for COVID-19 have been moved to an isolation area within our facility.  We are working closely with health authorities to navigate this situation.” - Richard Miller, Administrator 

*UPDATE ON PREVIOUS PENDING CASES*

Case 311: 40 – 49, at home recovering, contact to a previous case

Case 315: 50 - 59, at home recovering, contact to a previous case

*NEW CASES*  

Case 319: 60 – 69, at home recovering, close contact to a previous case

Case 320: 50 – 59, at home recovering, close contact to a previous case

Case 321: 20 – 29, at home recovering, close contact to a previous case

Case 322: 20 – 29, at home recovering, close contact to a previous case

Case 323: 30 – 39, at home recovering, community spread case

Case 324: 20 – 29, at home recovering, community spread case

Case 325: 20 – 29, at home recovering, community spread case

Case 326: 11 – 19, at home recovering, community spread case

Case 327: 40 – 49, at home recovering, case is still under investigation

Case 328: 11 – 19, at home recovering, case is still under investigation

Case 329: 6 – 10, at home recovering, community spread case. The child did attend daycare and all parents/guardians from the facility have been notified. The children and staff who were in the same room with the child are quarantining at home for 14 days from the date of exposure. This is a very limited exposure case.

Case 330: 40 – 49, at home recovering, contact to a previous case

Case 331: 11 – 19, at home recovering, case is still under investigation

Case 332: 70 - 79, at home recovering, community spread case

Case 333: 80+, at home recovering, case is still under investigation

Case 334: 40 – 49, at home recovering, community spread case

Case 335: 50 – 59, at home recovering, community spread case

Case 336: 70 – 79, at home recovering, contact to a previous case

Case 337: 30 – 39, at home recovering, community spread case

Case 338: 20 – 29, at home recovering, close contact to a previous case

Case 339: 40 – 49, at home recovering, community spread case

Case 340: 50 – 59, at home recovering, contact to a previous case

Case 341: 50 – 59, at home recovering, case is still under investigation

Case 342: 40 – 49, at home recovering, close contact to a previous case

Case 343: 20 – 29, at home recovering, community spread case

Case 344: 30 – 39, at home recovering, case is still under investigation

Case 345: 20 – 29, at home recovering, community spread case

Case 346: 30 – 39, at home recovering, close contact to a previous case

Case 347: 20 – 29, at home recovering, case is still under investigation

Case 348: 20 – 29, at home recovering, community spread case

Case 349: 60 – 69, asymptomatic, at home recovering, contact to a previous case

Case 350: 50 – 59, at home recovering, case is still under investigation

Case 351: 0 – 5, at home recovering, contact to a previous case, no daycare exposure

Case 352: 20 – 29, at home recovering, close contact to a previous case

Case 353: 20 – 29, at home recovering, community spread case

Case 354: 6 – 10, at home recovering, case is still under investigation

Case 355: 11 – 19, at home recovering, close contact to a previous case

Case 356: 11 – 19, at home recovering, close contact to a previous case

Case 357: 11 – 19, at home recovering, case is still under investigation

Case 358: 20 – 29, at home recovering, case is still under investigation

Case 359: 20 – 29, at home recovering, case is still under investigation

Case 360: 20 – 29, at home recovering, community spread case

Case 361: 50 – 59, at home recovering, case is still under investigation

Case 362: 20 – 29, at home recovering, case is still under investigation

Case 363: 20 – 29, at home recovering, contact to a previous case 

Hospitalizations

Case 138: 60 – 69, critical condition

Case 143: 40 – 49, critical condition

Case 144: 40 – 49, critical condition

Case 215: 80+, stable condition

Case 231: 60 – 69, critical condition

Case 276: 6 – 10, critical condition, remains at Cook Children’s Hospital

Case 305: 60 – 69, critical condition

Case 307: 80+, critical condition


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