Tennessee ends May with 23,006 coronavirus cases


NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) – Tennessee ends May with 23,006 confirmed coronavirus cases, 364 deaths from the virus and 15,300 recoveries, the Tennessee Department of Health reported Sunday.

Cases rose by 440 — or 1.9% — from Saturday. The number of deaths from the coronavirus is unchanged from Saturday at 364, according to the Department of Health.

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There have been 1,750 people hospitalized and 15,300 have recovered.

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Cases are up 2,861 — 14.2% — since last Sunday and are up 11,115 — 93.5% — from May 1.

Death are up by 160 from May 1 or 78.4%.

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