Fact-check: Has Hays County seen a 845% increase in virus cases?

Fact-check: Has Hays County seen a 845% increase in virus cases?

Coronavirus infections are on the rise in Texas, with some areas experiencing a more dramatic increase than others.In Central Texas, Austin and its surrounding counties have reported an increase in the number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 and hospitalizations. Hays County, which sits to the south of Austin, has been hit particularly hard.On June 19, the county reported more active cases than Austin’s Travis County — a remarkable feat considering that Travis […]
Source: Statesman