The total COVID positive count for Eastland County for October 7, 2020 is:
- Total positive cases since March 2020: 285
- Total active cases still in quarantine: 41
- Total deaths from COVID: 1
I do have reports of three individuals from our county that are in extremely critical condition in hospitals in Abilene and Fort Worth.
Also, we have had cases in the Eastland County nursing homes. Please be cautious if you do visit someone in the nursing homes. If you have come in contact with someone who has been positive for COVID or if a family member comes in close contact, follow the guidelines for close contacts
Dr. Robert DeLuca