Ector County confirms 12th COVID-19 case

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ECTOR COUNTY, Texas (Big 2/Fox 24) – According to records from the Ector County Health Department, the 12th case has been confirmed.

Data from the ECHD shows the patient to be a woman in her 60’s who was tested by a private provider. The source of her exposure is unknown.

The news comes the same day Mayor David Turner and the City of Odessa was scheduled to host a news conference on their COVID-19 response. That news conference was canceled.

City officials say the cancellation was to promote and practice social distancing. This marks the 12th case confirmed in Ector County.

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