Smith County reports 19 COVID-19 cases since Wednesday

As of Friday, Smith County recorded no COVID-19 related deaths since Monday, keeping the county’s overall death toll at 264.

The Northeast Texas Public Health District data as of Wednesday shows 18,554 confirmed and probable COVID-19 cases in Smith County.

There are 10,814 confirmed cases and 7,740 probable within the county.

Of the 264 deaths, 185 are confirmed to be COVID-19 related and 79 are probable deaths, according to NET Health.

There are 7,109 confirmed recoveries and 5,333 probable ones. Confirmed active cases are at 3,520 in Smith County, while probable active cases are at 2,328, NET Health reported.

A total of 146 East Texas patients were receiving treatment for COVID-19 at Tyler hospitals as of Friday.

Three Smith County Jail inmates have an active diagnosis of COVID-19 as of Friday, according to NET Health data.

According to the Texas Commission on Jail Standards, three detention officers have tested positive for COVID-19 positive as of Friday. One inmate has died due to COVID-19 as of Friday.

Other Counties

Gregg County has 10,561 confirmed and probable COVID-19 cases, including 5,835 confirmed and 4,722 probable diagnoses.

Confirmed recoveries are at 4,232, while there are 2,875 probable recoveries, according to NET Health.

The county death toll is at 183, which includes 100 confirmed deaths and 83 labeled as probable.

Henderson County has 5,448 confirmed and probable COVID-19 cases, including 3,649 confirmed and 1,799 probable diagnoses, NET Health said.

The death toll is at 94. Eighteen of the total deaths list COVID-19 as a probable cause of death, according to NET Health.

Confirmed recoveries are at 2,361 and there are 1,176 probable recoveries in the county, NET Health said.

Van Zandt County has 3,893 confirmed and probable COVID-19 cases, including 2,440 confirmed and 1,453 probable diagnoses, NET Health said.

Confirmed recoveries are at 1,480, and 971 people have likely recovered in Van Zandt County, NET Health reported.

The Van Zandt County COVID-19 death toll is at 66, including 14 deaths listed with COVID-19 as the probable cause.

Anderson County has 3,126 confirmed and probable COVID-19 cases, including 1,885 confirmed and 1,241 probable diagnoses, NET Health said.

Confirmed recoveries are at 1,499, and probable recoveries are at 802, the health district reported.

COVID-19 deaths in Anderson County are at 72. Out of the total deaths, 15 are listed with the virus being a probable cause.

The Anderson County numbers do not reflect inmates at the prisons in Tennessee Colony.

Wood County has 3,180 confirmed and probable COVID-19 cases, including 1,837 confirmed and 1,343 probable diagnoses, NET Health said.

Confirmed recoveries in Wood County are at 1,162, and there are 880 probable recoveries, NET Health said.

The county’s death toll is at 78. Out of the total deaths, 17 are listed as probable.

Rains County has 747 confirmed and probable COVID-19 cases, including 380 confirmed and 367 probable diagnoses, NET Health said.

Confirmed recoveries are at 264, and there are 257 probable recoveries, according to NET Health.

COVID-19 deaths in Rains County are at 10. Out of the total deaths, three are deemed as probable.

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