NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WJHL) — The Tennessee Department of Health reported 208,606 confirmed cases and 10,223 probable cases of COVID-19 in the state on Tuesday, an increase of 1,147 total cases since Monday.
The health department also announced 2,667 confirmed deaths, 1,068 current hospitalizations, and 196,940 recovered or inactive cases. More than 3.2 million coronavirus tests have been administered.
On Monday, TDH reported 207,669 confirmed cases and 2,649 confirmed deaths.
Two new deaths were reported in Northeast Tennessee on Tuesday: one each in Sullivan and Washington counties.
TDH reported 87 new cases locally: 43 in Sullivan County, 22 in Washington County, nine each in Greene and Hawkins counties, and two each in Johnson and Unicoi counties. No new cases were reported in Carter County.
TDH also reported 130 new inactive or recovered cases in our area.
There are currently 1,413 active cases in Northeast Tennessee, down from 1,458 on Monday.
The following data was reported in local counties: (number in parenthesis is change since yesterday)
Total cases: 1,332
Active cases: 105 (-14)
Total cases: 1,374
Active cases: 170 (-1)
Total cases: 995
Active cases: 122 (-1)
Total cases: 1,049
Active cases: 280 (-11)
Total cases: 2,782
Active cases: 418 (-10)
Total cases: 307
Active cases: 11 (0)
Total cases: 2,783
Active cases: 307 (-8)