Tennessee Coronavirus: COVID-19 cases rise 1.3% to 143,937


NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) – Tennessee reported 1,854 new coronavirus cases on Sunday, a 1.3% increase. It pushed the cumulative number of cases to 143,937, the Tennessee Department of Health reported.

There are were four new deaths for a total of 1,567, 0.26% increase.

There have been 6,378 hospitalizations and 104,054 recoveries in the state. Some 2,042,256 tests have been administered in Tennessee.

The percent positive is 5.70%, the state said.

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