13 additional cases reported June 3 in Williamson County

Thirteen additional confirmed cases of coronavirus were reported by the Williamson County and Cities Health District on June 3. (Community Impact staff)
Thirteen additional confirmed cases of coronavirus were reported by the Williamson County and Cities Health District on June 3. (Community Impact staff)

Thirteen additional confirmed cases of coronavirus were reported by the Williamson County and Cities Health District on June 3. (Community Impact staff)

Thirteen additional confirmed cases of coronavirus were reported by the Williamson County and Cities Health District on June 3, bringing the county total to 649.

Of the 446 confirmed cases, 424 have recovered, the report said.

Currently, 11 patients are hospitalized, four are in intensive care, and three are on a ventilator, it said.

The WCCHD also reported that 50% of beds and 78% of ventilators are available.

On June 3, the county reported 636 cases.


Here is an update on the cities of residence of confirmed cases, according to the WCCHD.

  • Austin: 38

  • Cedar Park: 46

  • Georgetown: 88

  • Hutto: 44

  • Leander: 47

  • Round Rock: 308

  • Other: 78


Officials said the county is not legally able to release the specific counts in cities with fewer than 20,000 residents. For more information, such as gender and age breakdowns, visit the county’s dashboard.
By Ali Linan
Ali Linan began covering Georgetown for Community Impact Newspaper in 2018. Her reporting focuses on education and Williamson County. Ali hails from El Paso and graduated from Syracuse University in 2017.


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