The kid had severe medical situations, mentioned Valerie Crow, Cobb County Public Well being spokesperson. Cobb County is simply outdoors of Atlanta. As of Friday afternoon, there are over 900 constructive instances in infants youthful than 1 yr of age, 58 hospitalizations and nil deaths, in line with the Georgia Division of Public Well being. There are over 3,000 instances in kids between the ages of 1 and 4, sixty-two hospitalizations and one demise.Circumstances of the coronavirus in kids elevated 21% between August 6 and August 20, in line with an up to date joint report from the American Academy of Pediatrics and the Youngsters’s Hospital Affiliation. Greater than 440,000 kids have been contaminated within the US because the begin of the pandemic, the report mentioned.The report additionally mentioned extreme sickness in kids from the virus is uncommon regardless of climbing numbers.In July, Florida reported its youngest Covid-19 sufferer in 9-year-old Kimora “Kimmie” Lynum.The primary child whose demise was related to the virus was in Chicago again in March. Earlier than that, a demise of a kid youthful than one had been reported in China.CNN’s Christina Maxouris, Denise Royal and Rosa Flores contributed to this report.