Five new COVID-19 cases at Allred Prison

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WICHITA FALLS, Texas (TNN) - Three new employees and two new offenders at Allred Prison have tested positive for COVID-19, according to the Texas Department of Criminal Justice COVID-19 Case Tracker.

This brings the total number of employee cases up to 20 with five of them making recoveries. There have also been 14 offender cases at the prison with three of them recovering.

Here are the current COVID-19 numbers for Allred Prison.
Here are the current COVID-19 numbers for Allred Prison. (Source: Texas Department of Criminal Justice COVID-19 Case Counts)

The prison has seen a total of 34 cases so far.

740 people are now being listed under “medical restriction.”

The tracker is also showing that 20 people are listed under “medical isolation.”

There have been over 179,000 offender COVID-19 tests in Texas, with 18,155 coming back positive. There are 112 presumed offender COVID-19 deaths.

There have been over 56,000 prison employee COVID-19 tests in Texas, with 3,730 coming back positive. There are 15 presumed employee COVID-19 deaths.

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