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Health Department reports 20th COVID-related death for Groves resident

On Tuesday afternoon, the City of Port Arthur Health Department reported a COVID-19 related death in a resident of Groves.

The individual was identified as a Black female between the age range of 45-50.

It has not been determined if this individual had underlying health conditions, authorities said.

The Health Department has reported 20 COVID-related deaths for Groves since the beginning of the pandemic.