TDH reports 7 new COVID-19 deaths in Northeast Tennessee on Friday

Local Coronavirus Coverage

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WJHL) — The Tennessee Department of Health reported 174,637 confirmed cases and 5,860 probable cases of COVID-19 in the state on Friday, an increase of 2,357 total cases since Thursday.

The health department also announced 2,116 confirmed deaths, 735 current hospitalizations, and 163,181 recovered or inactive cases. More than 2.5 million coronavirus tests have been administered. 

On Thursday, TDH reported 172,453 confirmed cases and 2,084 confirmed deaths.

Seven new deaths were reported in Northeast Tennessee on Friday: four in Washington County, two in Greene County, and one in Hawkins County.

TDH reported 164 new local cases: 39 in Washington, 38 in Greene, 35 in Sullivan, 22 in Carter, 13 in Johnson, 11 in Hawkins, and six in Unicoi County.

Sixty-four new recovered/inactive cases were reported.

There are currently 830 active case in Northeast Tennessee, up from 737 on Thursday.

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

Carter County
Total cases: 1,106
Inactive/recovered: 985
Deaths: 27
Active cases: 94 (+11)

Greene County
Total cases: 1,075
Inactive/recovered: 936
Deaths: 36
Active cases: 103 (+25)

Hawkins County
Total cases: 742
Inactive/recovered: 684
Deaths: 16
Active cases: 42 (+9)

Johnson County
Total cases: 633
Inactive/recovered: 452
Deaths: 2
Active cases: 179 (+9)

Sullivan County
Total cases: 2,026
Inactive/recovered: 1,842
Deaths: 31
Active cases: 153 (+14)

Unicoi County
Total cases: 270
Inactive/recovered: 242
Deaths: 1
Active cases: 27 (+3)

Washington County
Total cases: 2,107
Inactive/recovered: 1,843
Deaths: 32
Active cases: 232 (+22)

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