ADPH: New death in Henry County attributed to coronavirus


DOTHAN, Ala. (WDHN) –  The Alabama Department of Public Health reported a new death in Henry County Tuesday related to COVID-19.

According to the ADPH dashboard, four COVID-19 deaths have been confirmed in Henry County, an increase of one death since Monday.

The virus has now claimed more than 200,000 lives nationwide, according to an Associated Press report Tuesday morning.

Henry County has reported 383 cases, the lowest number of cumulative COVID-19 cases in the Wiregrass.

On Tuesday, Houston County surpassed 2,100 cumulative coronavirus cases.

  • Houston County — 2,106 cases; 15 deaths
  • Dale County — 1,148 cases; 43 deaths
  • Coffee County — 1,092 cases; five deaths
  • Butler County — 876 cases; 37 deaths
  • Covington County — 861 cases; 25 deaths
  • Pike County — 916 cases; eight deaths
  • Barbour County — 648 cases; seven deaths
  • Geneva County — 471 cases; three deaths
  • Crenshaw County — 429 cases; 31 deaths
  • Henry County — 383 cases; four deaths

The Associated Press said the U.S. death toll is the highest in the world, according to Johns Hopkins University.

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