State adds 313 more to the Texas coronavirus death toll

State adds 313 more to the Texas coronavirus death toll

State health officials on Friday reported 313 additional deaths attributed to the coronavirus, bringing the pandemic death toll in Texas to 9,602.Those deaths occurred over the seven to 10 days prior to when they were reported as state officials are now using death certificates to tally COVID-19 fatalities.Officials also announced 7,018 new known COVID-19 cases, bringing the current statewide tally to 520,593 cases. Only two other states — California and Florida […]
Source: Statesman