Over 7,500 confirmed COVID-19 cases in Ga.; fourth death reported in Chatham Co.

Over 7,500 confirmed COVID-19 cases in Ga.; fourth death reported in Chatham Co.
Update on COVID-19 (Source: Gray Television)

SAVANNAH, Ga. (WTOC) - The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) reported 7,558 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the state, according to the 7 p.m. Monday (4/6) update.

The total deaths related to COVID-19 is now 294. A total of 1,393 confirmed cases are hospitalized.

Four deaths have been reported in Chatham County, two in Bryan County, one in Effingham County, and one in Toombs County.

Over 31,200 coronavirus tests have been conducted statewide.

The following are the number of confirmed cases for counties in the WTOC viewing area, according to DPH:

  • Appling County: 6
  • Bacon County: 10
  • Bryan County: 24
  • Bulloch County: 9
  • Camden County: 15
  • Candler County: 2
  • Chatham County: 110
  • Effingham County: 14
  • Glynn County: 29
  • Jeff Davis: 1
  • Liberty County: 12
  • Long County: 1
  • McIntosh County: 2
  • Screven County: 2
  • Toombs County: 7
  • Tattnall County: 3
  • Wayne County: 2

DPH releases new numbers daily at noon and 7 p.m.

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