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Giles County increased to 122 patients who have tested positive for COVID-19, coronavirus, as of 2 p.m. today, July 13, according to the Tennessee Department of Health website, Tn.gov/health.

Forty-one of those confirmed cases have now recovered.

In today’s update on TN.gov/health, negative tests rose to 2,720, up from 2,572.

One fatality has been reported for Giles.

Test results in Tennessee counties contiguous to Giles are: Lawrence — 250 positive, 3,802 negative, 100 recovered, six fatalities; Lincoln — 95 positive, 2,694 negative, 50 recovered; Marshall — 123 positive, 2,466 negative, 56 recovered, two fatalities; and Maury — 499 positive, 6,575 negative, 269 recovered, three fatalities.

As of 2 p.m. today, Tennessee has reported 65,274 total cases, 977,504 negative tests, 749 fatalities and 36,996 recovered.

According to Johns Hopkins University, the United States has 3,336,154 confirmed cases of COVID-19 with 135,400 deaths.

Globally, JHU reports 12,988,624 confirmed cases of COVID-19 with 570,397 deaths.

—Staff Reports

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