TDH: 156 new COVID-19 circumstances reported in Northeast Tennessee; 2 new deaths | WJHL

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WJHL) — The Tennessee Division of Well being reported 156 new COVID-19 circumstances in Northeast Tennessee on Saturday together with two new deaths as a result of virus.

Sullivan and Washington counties noticed probably the most new COVID-19 circumstances since Friday, at 65 and 33 new circumstances respectively.

Hawkins and Greene counties adopted behind at 28 and 18 new circumstances respectively. Carter County had seven new circumstances; Unicoi County had three new circumstances; Johnson County had two new circumstances.

Of the 2 new deaths resulting from COVID-19 on Saturday, Greene and Washington county every had one.

Vaccines in Northeast Tennessee

Washington County is first inside the state of Tennessee for first COVID-19 vaccine doses obtained.

Washington County has the second highest share within the state for the variety of totally vaccinated individuals, and Unicoi County is fourth, and Sullivan County is fifth.

COVID-19 in Tennessee

The Tennessee Division of Well being reported 1,792 new circumstances statewide, rising the state’s whole to 756,071 circumstances.

The well being division additionally reported 9 new deaths, bringing the state’s whole to 10,902 deaths.

Well being officers have reported 720,977 recoveries in Tennessee because the pandemic started.

The next information had been reported locality: (quantity in parenthesis is change since yesterday)

Carter County
Whole circumstances: 5,820
Inactive/recovered: 5,527 (+22)
Deaths: 147
Energetic circumstances: 146 (-15)
New circumstances: 7

Greene County
Whole circumstances: 7,172
Inactive/recovered: 6,857 (+23)
Deaths: 140 (+1)
Energetic circumstances: 175 (-6)
New circumstances: 18

Hawkins County
Whole circumstances: 5,040
Inactive/recovered: 4,738 (+21)
Deaths: 91
Energetic circumstances: 211 (+7)
New circumstances: 28

Johnson County
Whole circumstances: 2,129
Inactive/recovered: 2,055 (+5)
Deaths: 37
Energetic circumstances: 37 (-3)
New circumstances: 2

Sullivan County
Whole circumstances: 13,768
Inactive/recovered: 13,138 (+69)
Deaths: 263
Energetic circumstances: 367 (-4)
New circumstances: 65

Unicoi County
Whole circumstances: 1,743
Inactive/recovered: 1,669 (+2)
Deaths: 46
Energetic circumstances: 28 (+1)
New circumstances: 3

Washington County
Whole circumstances: 12,505
Inactive/recovered: 12,008 (+23)
Deaths: 223 (+1)
Energetic circumstances: 274 (+2)
New circumstances: 33

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