Tennessee Coronavirus: COVID-19 cases increase by 1,051; deaths up by 22


NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) – Tennessee reported 1,051 new coronavirus cases on Friday, a 0.66% increase. The cumulative number of cases is 160,597, the Tennessee Department of Health reported.

There are 22 new coronavirus-related deaths reported for a total of 1,837, a 1.21% increase.

There are 145,156 recoveries in the state and 2,279,035 tests have been administered. Some 865 people are currently hospitalized across the state.

The percent positive is 6.82%, the state said.

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