155 new COVID-19 cases, no new deaths reported Friday in Northeast Tennessee

Local Coronavirus Coverage

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WJHL) — The Tennessee Department of Health reported 201,530 confirmed cases and 9,473 probable cases of COVID-19 in the state on Friday, an increase of 1,556 total cases since Thursday.

The health department also announced 2,614 confirmed deaths, 1,023 current hospitalizations, and 191,651 recovered or inactive cases. More than 3.1 million coronavirus tests have been administered. 

On Thursday, TDH reported 200,103 confirmed cases and 2,591 confirmed deaths. 

No new deaths were reported Friday in Northeast Tennessee.

TDH reported 155 new cases locally: 59 in Sullivan County, 33 in Washington County, 20 in Greene County, 18 in Hawkins County, 15 in Carter County, and 10 in Johnson County. No new cases were reported in Unicoi County.

TDH also reported 95 new recoveries in our area.

There are currently 1,188 active cases in Northeast Tennessee, up from 1,128 on Friday.

The following data was reported in local counties: (number in parenthesis is change since yesterday)

Carter County
Total cases: 1,282
Inactive/recovered: 1,160
Deaths: 31
Active cases: 91 (+5)

Greene County
Total cases: 1,288
Inactive/recovered: 1,122
Deaths: 48
Active cases: 118 (+12)

Hawkins County
Total cases: 940
Inactive/recovered: 815
Deaths: 22
Active cases: 103 (+10)

Johnson County
Total cases: 1,019
Inactive/recovered: 722
Deaths: 4
Active cases: 293 (0)

Sullivan County
Total cases: 2,581
Inactive/recovered: 2,210
Deaths: 35
Active cases: 336 (+23)

Unicoi County
Total cases: 300
Inactive/recovered: 290
Deaths: 1
Active cases: 9 (0)

Washington County
Total cases: 2,623
Inactive/recovered: 2,346
Deaths: 39
Active cases: 238 (+10)

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