ALABAMA (WRBL) – As of 3:00/2:00 p.m. CDT, the Alabama Department of Public Health is reporting 121,474 confirmed cases of coronavirus statewide, with 2,152 confirmed to have died from the virus.
Alabama is now also reporting numbers of probable cases and deaths, with now 11,499 probable COVID-19 cases and 124 probable deaths from COVID-19. According to ADPH there have been 11,475 COVID-19 cases reported in the last 14 days.
Those numbers have increased since our previous update, as the state of Alabama reported 119,289 patients were confirmed to have the coronavirus. 2,185 new cases have been reported as confirmed by the ADPH, based on numbers in the ADPH tracker, since Sept. 4.
The current number of Alabamians who have been hospitalized for treatment of coronavirus, to date, is 14,914. The total number of reported hospitalizations in the state will be updated Monday through Friday at 3 p.m., according to the ADPH.
As of Sept. 1, the Alabama Department of Public Health is reporting antibody testing for COVID-19. On Sept. 5, the ADPH reports 55,192 cases have tested positive on the antibody test.
Today, Sept. 7, the ADPH reports there are 3,511 reported cases in Lee County. Currently, there are 857 cases confirmed in Chambers County, 1,565 in Russell County, and 617 in Barbour County.
As of our last update, Sept. 4, there were 3,417 residents who have tested positive for the virus in Lee County, with 850 in Chambers County, 1,558 cases in Russell County, and 616 positive cases in Barbour County.
The live tracker managed by the state showing COVID-19 data is currently updating once a day at 10 a.m.