One new COVID-19 death, 28 new cases reported in Northeast Tennessee on Monday

Local Coronavirus Coverage

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WJHL) — The Tennessee Department of Health reported 178,190 confirmed cases and 6,219 probable cases of COVID-19 in the state on Monday, an increase of 895 total cases since Sunday.

The health department also announced 2,152 confirmed deaths, 693 current hospitalizations, and 166,674 recovered or inactive cases. More than 2.6 million coronavirus tests have been administered. 

On Sunday, TDH reported 177,394 confirmed cases and 2,137 confirmed deaths. 

One new death was reported in Washington County on Monday, bringing the county’s total to 33 fatalities so far.

TDH reported 28 new cases in Northeast Tennessee: 12 in Washington County; four in Hawkins County; three each in Johnson, Sullivan, and Unicoi counties; two in Carter County; and one in Greene County.

The health department also reported 51 new recoveries locally.

There are currently 751 active cases in Northeast Tennessee, down from 775 cases on Sunday.

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

Carter County
Total cases: 1,126
Inactive/recovered: 1,009
Deaths: 27
Active cases: 90 (-8)

Greene County
Total cases: 1,107
Inactive/recovered: 960
Deaths: 37
Active cases: 110 (-6)

Hawkins County
Total cases: 770
Inactive/recovered: 696
Deaths: 16
Active cases: 58 (0)

Johnson County
Total cases: 648
Inactive/recovered: 567
Deaths: 2
Active cases: 79 (-1)

Sullivan County
Total cases: 2,054
Inactive/recovered: 1,890
Deaths: 31
Active cases: 133 (-4)

Unicoi County
Total cases: 280
Inactive/recovered: 248
Deaths: 1
Active cases: 31 (+1)

Washington County
Total cases: 2,179
Inactive/recovered: 1,896
Deaths: 33
Active cases: 250 (-6)

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