April 16, 2020
A 66-year-old McAllen man with underlying medical conditions became the second person in Hidalgo County to die after testing positive for the COVID-19 virus, Hidalgo County Judge Richard F. Cortez said Wednesday.
April 15, 2020
Hidalgo County officials reported the second COVID-19 related death Wednesday night.
According to a county news release, a 66-year-old McAllen man whose identity has not been release succumbed to the illness.
”We should all feel a sense of sadness that another member of our community has died,” Judge Richard F. Cortez said in the release. “My sincere condolences go out to this man’s family.”