8 people test positive for the coronavirus in Willacy County
Willacy County on Tuesday announced that eight people had tested positive for the coronavirus.
Four men and four women tested positive for the virus, according to a news release from Willacy County.
"The Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) will conduct case investigations on this, and all positive COVID-19 cases that arise and ensure that proper isolation and 14-day quarantine is strictly adhered to," according to a news release from Willacy County. "In addition, DSHS will be sure family members stay isolated and quarantined as well and will be sure the family has supplies needed to be able to stay at home and follow protocol."
Since the pandemic started, 1145 people in Willacy County have tested positive for the virus.