MOBILE, Ala. (WALA) -- Alabama has now surpassed 1,700 confirmed COVID-19 cases.
Nearly 11,000 Alabamians have been tested as of Sunday morning.
There are 45 reported deaths from the virus, but the Alabama Department of Public Health said only 31 of those deaths have been confirmed as being caused by COVID-19. ADPH reports that over 200 residents have been hospitalized due to the virus.
While Jefferson County leads the state with 404 confirmed cases after over 3,100 tests were administered They have nine reported deaths four of which have been attributed to the virus
Mobile County and Chambers County are each reporting five deaths from the illness.
There are 121 cases and five deaths in Mobile County, 29 cases in Baldwin .