Five more deaths due to COVID-19 reported Posted in: NewsCOVID-19 Five more residents of Bastrop County have died due to COVID-19 since last week, bringing the total number of fatalities since the beginning of the pandemic from 42 to 47. As of Monday morning, 3,281 people have recovered from COVID-19 in Bastrop County, leaving 488 active cases, according to the county’s dashboard, which can be found online at www.co.bastrop.tx.us/page/em.coronavirus. So far, Bastrop County has reported a total of 2,977 confirmed positive cases and 839 probable cases. The probable case count includes cases where an individual has either had a positive antigen "rapid" test, or had known exposure to someone with the virus and ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!