Over the weekend: Collin County reports 34 additional coronavirus cases

Here are the latest coronavirus updates for Collin County. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)
Here are the latest coronavirus updates for Collin County. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)

Here are the latest coronavirus updates for Collin County. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)

Collin County health officials reported 34 additional cases of the coronavirus from May 30-31.

As of May 31, Richardson has five active cases in Collin County. The county has a total of 356 active cases.

Richardson has had 22 positive cases in Collin County since testing began in March. Collin County has reported 1,312 total cases as of May 31.

Of Richardson's active cases, none are hospitalized.

Roughly 69% of ventilators and roughly 41% of adult intensive care unit beds are available in Collin County, according to a May 31 update by County Judge Chris Hill.


Collin County has had 942 cases recover, including 16 Richardson cases.

As of June 1, the Texas Department of State Health Services is now handling all new COVID-19 cases in Collin County. The county's online dashboard will remain frozen with information from midnight June 1 until its data is coordinated with the state's, according to discussions at a June 1 Commissioners Court meeting.

The state's online dashboard shows 1,312 total cases of coronavirus have been reported in Collin County as of June 1.
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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