Monday, July 6, 2020

Total Virus Cases Top 12,000, Deaths At 200

Posted By on Mon, Jul 6, 2020 at 10:26 AM

Test results reported Monday morning showed 190 new cases of COVID-19 in Shelby County. The latest data available shows 10.3 percent of all tests were positive for the week of June 14th. The positivity rate has grown steadily since the 4 percent rate recorded for the week of May 4th, just as the county's economy began to re-open.

The county's overall average positive rate for COVID-19 has rose steadily last week to 8.4 percent on all test results. The total number of COVID-19 cases here stands at 12,019.

The death toll in Shelby County is 200.


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