DeWitt County COVID-19 cases, recoveries

The latest on coronavirus cases from DeWitt County, Texas

COVID-19, the respiratory disease caused by the new virus, stands for coronavirus disease 2019. | Illustration by Henry Keller (Henry Keller, KSAT)

CUERO, Texas – On Aug. 12, DeWitt County officials confirmed 11 new COVID-19 cases, bringing the total number of cases in the county to 699 since March 13, officials said.

Of the new cases, eight of the residents live in the Cuero ZIP code, one in the Yoakum ZIP code and two in the Yorktown ZIP code.

Officials report one additional death, bringing the death toll in the county to 31.

There are 102 active cases, with 96 residents quarantined at home and six at a medical facility.

A total of 566 residents have recovered from the disease.