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Tennessee Sees Largest Single-Day Spike in COVID-19 Cases Monday


NASHVILLE (July 13) — The Tennessee Department of Health reported 3,314 new COVID-19 cases Monday, the largest single-day increase in the state since the beginning of the pandemic. There were also eight new deaths and 34 new hospitalizations.

As of Monday, there have been 65,274 positive cases in Tennessee (up from 52,155 last Monday) with 749 deaths (up from 633 last Monday).

In Carroll County, there has been one death, 33 recovered and 57 (48 last Monday) positive cases. 23 cases remain active. A total of 2,228 (2,020 last Monday) were diagnosed as negative.

In Henry County, 39 have recovered of 54 (45 last Monday) positive cases and 3,068 (2,657 last Monday) tested negative. 15 cases remain active.

In Weakley County, there has been one death in a nursing home, 45 have recovered of 79 (64 last week) positive cases and 2,817 (2,448 last Monday) tested negative. 33 cases remain active.

In the United States, as of Monday, a total of 3,296,599 (2,886,267 last Monday) positive cases were reported in 2020 with 134,884 deaths, according to Centers for Disease Control.


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