Woman in 20s tests positive for COVID-19 in Willacy County

Willacy County confirmed a sixth case of COVID-19 on Tuesday afternoon.

The Texas Department of State Health Services said in a news release that the woman is in her 20s and her case is linked to an existing case in Willacy County.

She is isolating.

DSHS said it’s working with Willacy County to identify any close contacts of the woman so they can be isolated and monitored for symptoms.