Additional 24 cases of coronavirus reported by Collin County

Here is the latest coronavirus update from Collin County. (Community Impact staff)
Here is the latest coronavirus update from Collin County. (Community Impact staff)

Here is the latest coronavirus update from Collin County. (Community Impact staff)

An additional 24 positive cases of the coronavirus were reported May 12 by Collin County health officials.

The county has 311 active cases of the virus and has reported 963 total positive cases. Plano residents make up 285 cases of the total, as shown on the county’s online dashboard. McKinney residents account for 201 cases.


As of this afternoon, 623 of the county’s total cases have recovered; 21 are hospitalized; and 290 are in home isolation.

There have been 11,295 negative COVID-19 tests in Collin County, and there are 1,584 people being monitored for the virus as of May 12.

Correction: A previous version of this article had an incorrect case count in the headline.
By Liesbeth Powers
Liesbeth graduated from Baylor University with a degree in new media journalism in December 2018. She gained her newspaper experience as a staff writer and multimedia editor at her campus paper, The Baylor Lariat. Liesbeth joined the Community Impact team in August 2019, where she reports on all things Plano and Richardson, including Plano City Council and Dallas Area Rapid Transit.


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