Collin County reports 15 additional cases of coronavirus, one death

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)

Collin County health officials reported 15 additional cases of the new coronavirus May 15.

The county has 292 active cases of the virus—five more than the day before—and has reported 1,008 total positive cases.

Plano residents make up 297 cases of the total count, as shown on the county’s online dashboard May 15.

Collin County also reported the death of one person who had tested positive for the virus: a 34-year-old Wylie man with a serious underlying health condition. The county has reported 31 total deaths.

As of May 15, 685 of the county’s total cases have recovered, 18 are hospitalized, and 284 remain in home isolation.

There have been 11,950 negative COVID-19 tests in Collin County. There were 1,671 people being monitored for the virus as of May 15, according to health officials.
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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