Coronavirus

ATLANTA, Ga. (CBS46) – The Georgia Department of Public Health has released the latest number of confirmed coronavirus cases in the state.

As of 12 p.m. Thursday, there are now 1,525 cases, up from Wednesday evening when the department said there were 1,387 cases of COVID-19. There have now been 48 deaths as a result of the rapidly spreading virus.

Overall, Fulton County has the largest concentration with 211 reported cases. Dougherty County has 156 confirmed cases and DeKalb County has 129.

Click here for the LATEST numbers by county.

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