Brewster County received confirmation of additional COVID-19 positive tests, bringing the county total to 30. The cases range in age from 19-79 years old, and most are due to community transmission. They are currently isolated.
The Texas Department of State Health Services is supporting the county in identifying any close contacts so they can be isolated and monitored for symptoms.
The DSHS is reminding the public that it is conducting contact investigation on persons who have tested positive to determine possible exposure to others. If the health department has not contacted you, there is no need to take any action at this time.