Reported cases of COVID-19 grew by 78 from Tuesday to Wednesday in Dallas County, according to county officials.
The 78 new cases bring the total of COVID-19 in Dallas County to 247. So far, the county has reported 6 deaths from COVID-19.
Most counties in North Texas are under strict shelter-in-place orders to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, which is the virus that causes COVID-19.
According to the Texas Department of State Health Services, Tarrant County has reported 90 cases of COVID-19, Collin County has 45, and Denton county has 30 confirmed cases.