Breaking News: Travis County now has 23 confirmed cases of COVID-19

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March 18, 2020
COVID-19 Coronavirus

There are now 23 confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 in the Austin-Travis County area, officials announced Wednesday morning.That's up from 17 on Tuesday night. Austin Public Health officials say there are likely more cases out there, but limits on testing are keeping new cases from being identified.

Officials say they've received about 1,000 testing kits from the federal government, and are working on rolling out new testing sites. More here on