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Posted on: April 24, 2020

[ARCHIVED] 6 Additional Cases of COVID-19 in Ellis County


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“6 Additional Cases of COVID-19 in Ellis County”

April 24, 2020 - The Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) has notified the Ellis County Local Health Authority of six additional cases of COVID-19 in Ellis County. This increases the countywide total to 141 cases of COVID-19.

 These six cases of COVID-19 include a 50 year-old female resident of Midlothian, a 35 year-old female resident of Palmer, and an 85 year-old female resident of Waxahachie.

Three of the additional cases of COVID-19 are from Legend Oaks Healthcare and Rehabilitation facility in Waxahachie. These cases include a 65 year-old male, and two 85 year-old female residents. This increases the total number to 22 confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 at Legend Oaks.

COVID-19 in Ellis County:

COVID-19 Update-4-24

4-24 COVID19 Charts

 Todd Little,

Ellis County Judge & Emergency Management Director


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