The Georgia Department of Public Health reported 4,813 new cases of Covid-19 on Friday.
That’s the highest number of new cases reported in a 24-hour period by the department since the the pandemic began. The previous record of 4,689 new cases was reported on July 18.
Georgia's statewide Covid-19 case total is now 161,401.
The department also reported 82 new deaths. The total death toll for Georgia is now 3,442.
There were 399 new Covid-19-related hospitalizations recorded on Friday.
To note: These figures were released by the Georgia Department of Public Health and may not line up exactly in real time with CNN’s database drawn from Johns Hopkins University and the Covid Tracking Project.