There are now 24 cases of COVID-19 confirmed at the Weston Inn Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Temple.
Bell County Health Officials say of the 24 people; 14 were residents and 10 were employees.
So far, 4 people in the county have died of the virus. One of the victims was a female patient in her 90’s at the Weston Inn Nursing facility.
As a result, health professionals from the state, county, and Baylor Scott & White tested every person inside the center.
Caraday Healthcare owns Weston Inn Nursing and Rehabilitation. The company says it is following state-mandated protocols, which include barring unnecessary visitors and restricting access to the center.