The Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) has reported 13 additional confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 and six recoveries in Ellis County.


This increases the countywide total to 476 cases of COVID-19, including 344 recoveries.


These thirteen additional cases of COVID-19 include:


Ennis-


● 29 year-old male


● 32 year-old female and 59 year-old female of the same household


● 40 year-old male


Ferris-


● 6 year-old male, 15 year-old female, and 16 year-old male of the same household


Midlothian-


● 28 year-old male


Red Oak-


● 53 year-old female


Waxahachie-


● 2 year-old resident (DSHS has not released the gender associated with this case) and 23


year-old female of the same household


● 38 year-old female


● 39 year-old female


DSHS has reported 7,367 tests administered in Ellis County and updates can be found on their website at https://www.dshs.texas.gov/coronavirus/additionaldata/ .