2nd case of COVID-19 virus confirmed in Eastland County

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EASTLAND COUNTY, Texas (KTAB/KRBC) – A second case of the COVID-19 virus has been confirmed in Eastland County.

Tuesday morning, County Judge Rex Fields told KTAB and KRBC another Cisco resident tested positive for the virus.

The first patient, also a Cisco resident, was tested in Comanche County.

Doctors at the hospital in Eastland say they administered a test to the second patient but couldn’t disclose much information about the case, only saying they don’t believe it’s related to the first one.

It’s unknown if travel played a factor in either case.

Brown County also has two confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the Big Country, bringing the total number of cases to four across two counties.

BigCountryHomepage will continue to provide the latest local updates on COVID-19. Check back for more information.

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