First coronavirus-related death reported in Georgia

Officials say a 67-year-old man died at WellStar Kennestone hospital after he tested positive on March 7.

Posted: Mar 12, 2020 12:03 PM
Updated: Mar 12, 2020 12:06 PM

Officials in Georgia confirmed the state's first death from coronavirus on Thursday, according to ABC-affiliated station, WSB-TV.

Officials say a 67-year-old man died at WellStar Kennestone hospital after he tested positive on March 7. According to WSB-TV, Gov. Brian Kemp’s office says the patient also had underlying medical conditions.

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