COVID-19 cases at Travis County Jail drop to lowest numbers since July

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TRAVIS COUNTY, Texas (KXAN) — For the first time in two months, there’s some good news regarding COVID-19 cases at the Travis County Jail.

Travis County Sheriff’s Office said they have only three new infections among jail staff and personnel this week. It’s the first time since mid-July that the number of cases was in the single digits.

Jail officials also reported six new positive cases among the inmate population currently in quarantine.

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