(CAMERON) The COVID-19 virus has claimed another Milam County resident.
Milam County Judge Steve Young reported late Friday that a 38th resident has now died from the virus. The news comes as the active case count remained below 40, holding at 35 entering the weekend. Since the pandemic began, 1,333 people have registered a positive PCR test and 1,006 antigen tests have come back affirmative. Five people are hospitalized, including 1 on a ventilator. Testing will resume in Rockdale today. If you are a Milam County resident with symptoms, you can get tested for free.