Current Confirmed Coronavirus Cases in Van Zandt County
Van Zandt County, Texas (May 24, 2021) – The Northeast Texas Public Health District has received confirmation of nine positive cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Van Zandt County between May 18-May 24, 2021, bringing the total to two thousand seven hundred nine (2709). All confirmed cases are currently at home in isolation. Three cases are located within the city limits of Wills Point, three cases are located in the County with Ben Wheeler addresses, one case is located in the County with a Eustace address, one case is located in the County with a Van address and one case is located in the County with a Grand Saline address. There are currently 2559 recovered cases, 93 active cases and 57 deaths in Van Zandt County reported by the Northeast Texas Public Health District.
The Northeast Texas Public Health District is now required by the Department of State Health Services to report probable cases. Persons with positive antigen test are considered probable cases. Probable cases are not counted in our active cases above. There were eight new probable cases reported by the Northeast Texas Public Health District between May 18-May 24, 2021, bringing the total at 1673. 89 are active, 1570 are recovered, and 14 deaths.