Jasper County Judge Mark Allen said Wednesday afternoon that there are now three confirmed cases of Coronavirus cases in the county.

According to Judge Allen, there is now a second case of the illness in Buna, in addition to our first case which was in Jasper.

However, no information about the Buna cases were available.

The Jasper case is that of a 70-year-old man who at last word was hospitalized in the Golden Triangle.

The following is information about the confirmed cases in our area. This list was up-to-date as of 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 1st, 2020:

Jasper County – 3 cases, 0 deaths

Newton County – 1 case, 0 deaths

Tyler County – 1 case, 0 deaths

Angelina County – 5 cases, 0 deaths

San Augustine County – 1 case, 0 deaths

Sabine County – 0 cases, 0 deaths

Sabine Parish – 3 cases, 0 deaths

Vernon Parish – 6 cases, 0 deaths

Beauregard Parish – 8 cases, 0 deaths

Orange County – 12 cases, 0 deaths

Jefferson County – 31 cases, 1 death

Hardin County – 14 cases, 0 deaths

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