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Maps: Tracking COVID-19's Spread In Texas


The public radio stations that make up The Texas Newsroom are tracking cases and deaths based on counts from the Center for Systems Science and Engineering at Johns Hopkins University.

The first confirmed case of COVID-19 in Texas was reported on March 4 in Fort Bend County, southwest of Houston. The first death from the disease was on March 15 in Matagorda County, on the Gulf Coast between Houston and Corpus Christi.

These maps are updated daily:



• NPR is updating a  national map of confirmed cases and deaths

• NPR is also updating a  global map of confirmed cases and deaths.

Carlos Morales is Marfa Public Radio's News Director.