Daily COVID count

Dallas County is reporting 2,867 cases of COVID-19 as of Tuesday, an increase of 23 cases since Monday. The death toll increased by one to 44.

Cases rose by 237 in the last two weeks, according to the Alabama Department of Public Health.

First doses of the vaccine began being administered in Dallas County last week. Read more about that here.

Dallas County ranks in the "moderate risk category" on the state’s COVID-19 risk status indicator. For more information, see the Alabama Department of Public Health’s COVID-19 Risk Indicator Dashboard at alabamapublichealth.gov.
 
To see a dashboard of cases by county across the state, click here.

There are currently 379,500 confirmed cases in Alabama, an increase of 5,000 since Monday, and 4,886 deaths related to the virus, an increase of eight since Monday. More than 1.91 million tests were conducted as of Jan. 5, according to the Alabama Department of Public Health.

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