Alabama COVID-19 cases jump to 1,535; ADPH verifies 21 deaths

Alabama COVID-19 cases jump to 1,535; ADPH verifies 21 deaths
Alabama Coronavirus Update (Source: WTVM)

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WAFF) - The Alabama Department of Public Heath raised the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases to 1,535 on Friday.

The ADPH now verifies 21 deaths related to the coronavirus while a total of 38 deaths have been reported.

Reported deaths and verified deaths represent the number of individuals who have a positive lab result and are now deceased. To verify a person who died from COVID-19 disease, the medical record of the deceased person has to be reviewed by a physician and Infectious Disease and Outbreak staff. Once review is complete, if the death is attributed to COVID-19, the individual will also appear in the Verified Deaths category. Reported death totals are cumulative and will not decrease.

ALABAMA DEATHS

COUNTY DEATHS
Chambers 4
Etowah 1
Jackson 1
Lauderdale 1
Lee 2
Madison 1
Marion 1
Mobile 4
Montgomery 1
Shelby 3
Tallapoosa 1
Washington 1

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NORTH ALABAMA CASES

SOURCE: ALABAMA DEPT. OF PUBLIC HEALTH / UPDATED APRIL 3

COUNTY CASES
Colbert 5
Cullman 14
DeKalb 10
Franklin 5
Jackson 12
Lauderdale 14
Lawrence 4
Limestone 30
Madison 123
Marshall 17
Morgan 24

STATEWIDE CASES

These are Thursday’s numbers by county:

  • Autauga County - 12
  • Baldwin County - 28
  • Barbour County - 1
  • Bibb County - 4
  • Blount County - 9
  • Bullock County - 2
  • Butler County - 1
  • Calhoun County - 20
  • Chambers County - 81
  • Cherokee County - 5
  • Chilton County - 15
  • Choctaw County - 4
  • Clarke County - 3
  • Clay County - 8
  • Cleburne County - 7
  • Coffee County - 6
  • Colbert County - 5
  • Conecuh County - 1
  • Coosa County - 6
  • Covington County - 4
  • Crenshaw County - 1
  • Cullman County - 15
  • Dale County - 1
  • Dallas County - 7
  • DeKalb County - 10
  • Elmore County - 17
  • Escambia County - 2
  • Etowah County - 21
  • Fayette County - 1
  • Franklin County - 5
  • Greene County - 5
  • Hale County - 3
  • Henry County - 2
  • Houston County - 12
  • Jackson County - 12
  • Jefferson County - 369
  • Lamar County - 1
  • Lauderdale County - 14
  • Lawrence County - 4
  • Lee County - 99
  • Limestone County - 30
  • Lowndes County - 2
  • Macon County - 5
  • Madison County - 123
  • Marengo County - 8
  • Marion County - 16
  • Marshall County - 17
  • Mobile County - 103
  • Monroe County - 5
  • Montgomery County - 61
  • Morgan County - 24
  • Pickens County - 11
  • Pike County - 10
  • Randolph County - 10
  • Russell County - 4
  • Shelby County - 115
  • Sumter County - 7
  • St. Clair County - 23
  • Talladega County - 12
  • Tallapoosa County - 20
  • Tuscaloosa County - 41
  • Walker County - 49
  • Washington County - 5
  • Wilcox County - 6
  • Winston County - 3

A total of 9,601 people have been tested.

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