Erath County sees 30 new cases of COVID-19; two additional hospitalizations.


By SARA VANDEN BERGE

As Texas health officials address a surge in new cases of COVID-19, Erath County officials on Tuesday released its latest report.

Erath County emergency management coordinator Susan Driskill said there were 30 new cases of COVID on Monday; 17 in Stephenville, four in Dublin and nine in the county.

The total number of cases now stands at 964 with 147 of those still considered active.

Two more hospitalizations were also reported, bringing the number to 36 since the pandemic began.