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NASHVILLE (November 16) — Tennessee marked its worst week of the pandemic so far in terms of new COVID-19 cases and deaths. Last week the Department of Health reported 26,905 new cases, along with 287 new deaths, according to NewsChannel 5 - Nashville.
The November 15 report indicates 16 deaths statewide on that single day.
Tennessee has 287,770 (264,587 last week) total cases in 2020 and 3,610 (3,379 last week) deaths related to COVID-19 as reported on Sunday, November 15. Currently, there are 1,785 (1,543 last week) hospitalized across the state with COVID-19.