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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,

Forty-one of those confirmed cases have now recovered.

In today’s update on, 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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