A total of 3,000 recoveries (isolation-clearance) have been reported in Ellis County, according to the case line list provided by Texas health Trace (THT) for Aug. 12.
Additionally, a total of 3,168 positive COVID-19 cases have been reported in Ellis County, including 138 active cases.
According to the Texas Department of State Health Services Dashboard (DSHS), there have been 28,184 tests administered in Ellis County.
"It is with a heavy heart that we report an additional loss of life due to COVID-19. This report includes a 63 year-old female resident of Midlothian, TX. Our thoughts and prayers go out to this resident's friends and family during this difficult time," shared Ellis County Judge and Emergency Management Director, Todd Little, in a news release.
Below is the comparison between DSHS Dashboard and THT reports:
DSHS Dashboard Data 8/13
Total positive cases: 3,244
Active Cases: 172
THT Case Line List 8/13
Total positive cases: 3,168
Active cases: 138