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Health Department: Middle-aged PA resident loses battle with COVID-19

Health officials reported the death Friday afternoon of a middle-aged Port Arthur resident due to COVID-19 complications.

The City of Port Arthur Health Department said the victim was an African American male previously reported as having COVID-19.

He was between 45 and 50 years old and was reported as having underlying health conditions, health officials said.

The health department has reported 40 COVID-19 related deaths of Port Arthur residents since the beginning of the pandemic.

Port Arthur and Mid-County Fatality report:

  • April 6: Port Arthur White male, aged 45-50, had underlying conditions.
  • April 18: Port Arthur African American female, aged 65-70, had underlying conditions.
  • April 21: Port Arthur Hispanic male, aged 65-70, had underlying conditions.
  • April 21: Nederland White female, aged 85-90, had underlying conditions.
  • May 3: Port Arthur White male, aged 65-70, had underlying conditions.
  • June 5: Port Arthur African American female, aged 80-85, underlying conditions not known.
  • June 29: Port Arthur African American female, aged 60-65, underlying conditions not known.
  • July 3: Port Arthur African American female, aged 85-90, underlying conditions not known.
  • July 9: Nederland White female, aged 65-70, had underlying conditions.
  • July 14: Port Arthur African American female, aged 50-55, had underlying conditions.
  • July 15: Nederland White female, aged 60-65, had underlying conditions.
  • July 17: Nederland White female, aged 80-85, had underlying conditions.
  • July 20: Port Arthur African American male, aged 55-60, had underlying conditions.
  • July 21: Port Arthur African American male, aged 60-65, had underlying conditions.
  • July 27: Port Arthur African American female, aged 65-70, had underlying conditions.
  • July 28: Port Neches White female, aged 70-75, had underlying conditions.
  • July 29: Port Arthur African American male, aged 55-60, had underlying conditions.
  • July 29: Port Arthur Hispanic male, aged 65-70, had underlying conditions.
  • Aug. 5: Port Arthur White female, aged 80-84, had underlying conditions.
  • Aug. 10: Port Arthur Hispanic male, aged 65-70, had underlying conditions.
  • Aug. 10: Port Arthur African American male, aged 75-80, had underlying conditions.
  • Aug. 11: Port Arthur White female, aged 40-45.
  • Aug. 11: Port Arthur African American male, aged 55-60.
  • Aug. 11: Nederland White male, aged 70-75, had underlying conditions.
  • Aug. 14: Nederland White male, aged 90-95, had underlying conditions.
  • Aug. 14: Port Arthur Hispanic male, aged 65-70, had underlying conditions.
  • Aug. 18: Port Arthur African American female, aged 75-80, had underlying conditions.
  • Aug. 18: Port Arthur African American female, aged 85-90, had underlying conditions.
  • Aug. 18: Port Arthur African American female, aged 90-95.
  • Aug. 18: Port Arthur Hispanic male, aged 80-85, had underlying conditions.
  • Aug. 18: Port Arthur White male, aged 80-85, had underlying conditions.
  • Aug. 31: Port Arthur Hispanic male, aged 80-85, had underlying conditions.
  • Aug. 31: Nederland White male, aged 60-65, had underlying conditions.
  • Sept. 4: Port Arthur African American male, aged 70-75, had underlying conditions.
  • Sept. 8: Nederland White male, aged 55-60, had underlying conditions.
  • Sept. 9: Nederland White male, aged 85-90, had underlying conditions.
  • Sept. 22: Groves White male, aged 75-80, had underlying conditions.
  • Sept. 29: Port Arthur White male, aged 60-65, had underlying conditions
  • Sept. 29: Port Arthur African American female, aged 90-95, had underlying conditions
  • Oct. 6: Port Arthur African American male, aged 75-80, had underlying conditions
  • Oct. 6: Port Arthur Asian male, aged 40-45
  • Oct. 7: Port Neches White female, aged 60-65, had underlying conditions
  • Oct. 7: Groves White male, aged 70-75, had underlying conditions
  • Oct. 7: Nederland Hispanic female, aged 90-95, had underlying conditions
  • Oct. 7: Nederland White male, aged 50-55, had underlying conditions
  • Oct. 9: Port Arthur White female, aged 65-70, had underlying conditions
  • Oct. 15: Port Arthur African American female, aged 90-95, had underlying conditions
  • Oct. 16: Port Arthur Asian male, aged 65-70 years old, had underlying conditions
  • Oct. 20: Port Arthur Asian male, aged 60-65 years old, had underlying conditions
  • Oct. 22: Nederland White male, aged 80-85 years old, had underlying conditions
  • Oct. 26: Groves White female, aged 85-90, had underlying conditions
  • Oct. 26: Port Neches White male, aged 85-90, had underlying conditions
  • Oct. 27: Port Arthur White female, aged 90-95, had underlying conditions
  • Oct. 27: Port Arthur Hispanic male, aged 80-85
  • Nov. 2: Port Arthur White male, aged 75-80, had underlying conditions
  • Nov. 6: Port Arthur African American male, aged 45-50, had underlying conditions