TUCSON, Ariz. — COVID-19 cases in Arizona have increased exponentially over the past month.
According to numbers in the month of June, Arizona went from nearly 25,000 cases on June 1, to more than 85,000 cases today. That's a 240 percent increase.
Both Pima and Maricopa counties increased more than the state average, according to the Arizona Department of Health Services.
In Pima County, we saw a 352 percent increase and about 6,000 new cases.
Maricopa County reports more than 42,000 new cases in the past month, and a 526 percent increase.