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Giles County increased to 62 patients who have tested positive for COVID-19, coronavirus, as of 2 p.m. today, July 6, according to the Tennessee Department of Health website,

Twenty-five of those confirmed cases have now recovered.

In today’s update on, negative tests rose to 2,211, up from 2,201.

One fatality has been reported for Giles.

Test results in Tennessee counties contiguous to Giles are: Lawrence — 164 positive, 3,135 negative, 78 recovered, six fatalities; Lincoln — 65 positive, 2,229 negative, 47 recovered; Marshall — 92 positive, 1,926 negative, 46 recovered, one fatality; and Maury — 357 positive, 5,357 negative, 217 recovered, three fatalities.

As of 2 p.m. today, Tennessee has reported 52,155 total cases, 843,683 negative tests, 653 fatalities and 31,020 recovered.

According to Johns Hopkins University, the United States has 2,910,023 confirmed cases of COVID-19 with 130,090 deaths.

Globally, JHU reports 11,516,782 confirmed cases of COVID-19 with 535,453 deaths.

—Staff Reports

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