A Panola County COVID-19 death has been recorded, according to the Texas Department of State Health Services and Panola County Judge LeeAnn Jones.
Jones said the Panola County resident who died was a patient at a Shreveport hospital, and that is where they contracted the virus. The patient died March 30.
Jones did not have information about the person’s age or gender.
The most recent count of coronavirus cases for Panola County stood at 4, all of which were reported this week. Cases are listed by DSHS based on county of residence.
This post will be updated as more information is released.