LUMPKIN COUNTY, Ga. — The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) reported at 7p.m. today (March. 21) that Lumpkin County has its first confirmed case of coronavirus (COVID-19).
DPH updates its list of confirmed cases of 2019 novel coronavirus at noon and 7 p.m. each day. Today’s 7p.m. update shows the number of confirmed cases in Georgia climbed from 555. The state’s death toll has now reached 20 Health Department officials expect the number of cases will increase dramatically as more people are tested.
Nearby Hall County has had nine confirmed cases and Dawon County has one.
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