by: Slater Teague
Posted: Sep 15, 2020 / 03: 19 PM EDT / Updated: Sep 15, 2020 / 04: 01 PM EDT
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WJHL) — The Tennessee Division of Health reported 169,893 confirmed circumstances and 5,338 probable circumstances of COVID-19 within the explain on Tuesday, an amplify of 957 total circumstances since Monday.
The health division also announced 2,050 confirmed deaths, 762 contemporary hospitalizations, and 158,660 recovered or sluggish circumstances. Extra than 2.5 million coronavirus exams have been administered.
On Monday, TDH reported 169,130 confirmed circumstances and a pair of,026 confirmed deaths.
The general COVID-19 case count for Tennessee is 175,231 as of September 15, 2020 including 2,127 deaths, 762 contemporary hospitalizations and 158,660 recovered. [Percent positive for today is 4.69%.] For the fleshy memoir with additional data: https://t.co/Psc3HfgZ8j. pic.twitter.com/DCWWULDMmo— TN Dept. of Health (@TNDeptofHealth) September 15, 2020
Three fresh deaths have been reported on Tuesday in Northeast Tennessee: two in Greene County and one in Washington County.
TDH also reported 88 fresh circumstances within the community: 49 in Johnson County, 18 in Washington County, eight in Greene County, seven in Sullivan County, and two each and each in Carter, Hawkins, and Unicoi counties.
There are 88 fresh COVID-19 circumstances to memoir on the present time in NETN counties. What stuck out to me on the present time is that extra than half of them are coming out of Johnson County (our smallest county) with 49 circumstances reported there on the present time. pic.twitter.com/yrm0Jh7irn— Jessica Fuller WJHL (@fullerjf91) September 15, 2020
TDH reported 100 fresh recoveries in our space.
There are at this time 756 full of life circumstances in Northeast Tennessee, down from 771 full of life circumstances on Monday.
By my calculations, there have been 130 full of life circumstances in Johnson County as a total the day earlier than on the present time, and that’s the explanation as a lot as 173 on the present time. The spokesperson did now not have data for on the present time, so it be you can have faith the 49 circumstances on the present time are licensed now not being reported by the division of corrections but. pic.twitter.com/K7HshqpT4c— Jessica Fuller WJHL (@fullerjf91) September 15, 2020
The next data used to be reported in local counties: (quantity in parenthesis is alternate for the explanation that day earlier than on the present time)
Carter CountyTotal circumstances: 1,067Lazy/recovered: 949Deaths: 26Active circumstances: 92 (-8)
Greene CountyTotal circumstances: 1,018Lazy/recovered: 902Deaths: 32Active circumstances: 84 (-21)
Hawkins CountyTotal circumstances: 718Lazy/recovered: 680Deaths: 14Active circumstances: 24 (-3)
Johnson CountyTotal circumstances: 610Lazy/recovered: 435Deaths: 2Active circumstances: 173 (+43)
Sullivan CountyTotal circumstances: 1,963Lazy/recovered: 1,782Deaths: 31Active circumstances: 150 (-12)
Unicoi CountyTotal circumstances: 258Lazy/recovered: 234Deaths: 1Active circumstances: 23 (-4)
Washington CountyTotal circumstances: 2,025Lazy/recovered: 1,789Deaths: 26Active circumstances: 210 (-4)
The positivity payment is above 10% in Johnson County. space-broad, it popped motivate as a lot as 7.34% after staying at 7.29% for a pair of days, indicating that extra exams are being returned sure. pic.twitter.com/owyLRCsE3g— Jessica Fuller WJHL (@fullerjf91) September 15, 2020
Active circumstances fell by 15 on the present time to 756. Each county reported a decrease in full of life circumstances excluding for Johnson County, which reported an amplify of 43 full of life circumstances. pic.twitter.com/CfFf4OvxMC— Jessica Fuller WJHL (@fullerjf91) September 15, 2020