GA DPH: Over 1,200 have COVID-19 with over 30 percent requiring hospitalization

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Wednesday, March 25, 2020

ATLANTA, GA (WRDW/WAGT) — Georgia Department of Health officials have provided new data on the number of COVID-19 cases in the state.

As of noon, GA DPH officials say 1,247 cases of COVID-19 have come back positive and 40 have resulted in deaths.

But DPH officials are also providing a new bit of data — hospitalizations as a result of the virus.

So far, DPH officials say 394 cases have resulted in hospitalizations.

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