Georgia Coronavirus Cases Top 200,000; Has 65 More Deaths

Wednesday, August 5, 2020

Georgia state health officials reported on Wednesday there have been an additional 65 deaths due to the coronavirus. The new total is 3,984.

There were 3,817 new cases as that total reached 201,713 confirmed cases of coronavirus. 

Hospitalizations are at 19,788 - up 362 since Tuesday. 

Here are the numbers by county:

Catoosa County: 587 cases, up 15; 9 deaths; 44 hospitalizations, up 2

Chattooga County: 212 cases, up 13; 2 deaths; 6 hospitalizations, up 1

Dade County: 119 cases, up 5; 1 death; 6 hospitalizations

Walker County: 617 cases, up 36; 16 deaths; 29 hospitalizations, up 2

Whitfield County: 3,313 cases, up 41; 28 deaths, up 1; 160 hospitalizations, up 7

The cases remain centered around the Atlanta area:

Cobb County: 12,489 cases; 310 deaths

DeKalb County: 12,998 cases; 231 deaths

Fulton County: 18,996 cases; 407 deaths

Gwinnett County: 18,550 cases; 241 deaths


Latest Hamilton County Arrest Report

Hamilton County Has No New COVID Deaths And 64 More Cases; Tennessee Has 35 More Deaths

Georgia Has 1,452 More Coronavirus Cases And 52 More Deaths


Here is the latest Hamilton County arrest report: ABERNATHY, SABRINA DIANNE 2109 MCFARLAND AVENUE ROSSVILLE, 30741 Age at Arrest: 27 years old Arresting Agency: Chattanooga THEFT OF ... (click for more)

Hamilton County has no new coronavirus deaths for the third day in a row, and the toll remains at 92. The number of new cases in Hamilton County on Thursday was 64 - up from the prior day's ... (click for more)

Georgia state health officials reported on Thursday there have been an additional 52 deaths due to the coronavirus. The new total is 6,822. There were 1,452 new cases as that total reached ... (click for more)



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Hamilton County Has No New COVID Deaths And 64 More Cases; Tennessee Has 35 More Deaths

Hamilton County has no new coronavirus deaths for the third day in a row, and the toll remains at 92. The number of new cases in Hamilton County on Thursday was 64 - up from the prior day's 45. The new total is 9,451. Hamilton County has had 8,756 people recover from the virus (93 percent) and there are 603 active cases - down from 1,505 yesterday. There are 49 people hospitalized ... (click for more)

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