Two More Hospitalized Due To COVID-19 In Erath County

The surge in coronacvirus cases locally contionues, as Erath COunty reported 18 new psoitive test results in the previous 24 hours on Wednesday. Eight of the cases are in Stephenville, while another eight are in rural Erath County and two are in Dublin. The number of active coronavirus cases in the county now stands at 187, an all time high since the pandemic began in mid-March. However, the number of people hospitalized with COVID ilnnesses in Erath County rose by two. It nouw stands at 53. The age group expericning the most cases continues to be the 20-29 age group, which now has a total of 341 cases since the pandemic began.