Coronavirus updatePosted/updated on: September 22, 2020 at 8:00 am
EAST TEXAS — NET Health confirmed 67 new coronavirus cases and 2 new deaths related to COVID-19 in Smith County Monday. Also in the county’s “confirmed” category, there are 697 active cases, 2,930 recoveries, a total of 3,687 cases, and 60 deaths. Gregg County reported 45 new coronavirus cases. The latest confirmed numbers show 487 active cases and a total of 2,171. Of that, 1,648 are listed as recovered. 36 COVID related deaths have been reported. Additional cases are listed as probable for both counties. If you believe you have COVID-19 symptoms, please be sure to call before going to your doctor or emergency department to prevent any potential spread. More information about free COVID-19 testing locations and evidence-based strategies to control the spread of COVID-19, along with other coronavirus information, can be found at https://www.NETHealthCOVID19.org.