More than 13K Georgians test positive for COVID-19, death toll continues rising

More than 13K Georgians test positive for COVID-19, death toll continues rising
Georgia Coronavirus Update

GEORGIA (WTVM) - The number of Georgians testing positive is continuing to rise with the latest numbers seeing the number of patients rise to more than 13,000.

As of 12:00 p.m. on Apr. 13, the Georgia Department of Public Health reports 13,315 people have tested positive for the virus. 2,589 patients are currently hospitalized and 464 have died.

Below is a list of the counties in the WTVM viewing area.

County Number of Cases Deaths
Dougherty 1217 77
Lee 253 15
Sumter 245 9
Muscogee 161 4
Terrell 114 10
Worth 91 4
Crisp 71 1
Troup 61 3
Upson 61 2
Dooly 50 2
Meriwether 23 0
Harris 22 1
Clay 16 1
Schley 12 1
Marion 10 1
Talbot 9 1
Stewart 8 0
Taylor 8 2
Chattahoochee 3 0
Quitman 3 0
Webster 3 0

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