Williamson County coronavirus cases up by 26 in past 24 hours

Here is the Williamson County COVID-19 case update for Aug. 10. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)
Here is the Williamson County COVID-19 case update for Aug. 10. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)

Here is the Williamson County COVID-19 case update for Aug. 10. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)

Coronavirus cases in Williamson County have risen to 3,577 as of Aug. 10, according to the latest update from the Tennessee Department of Health. This marks an increase of 26 new cases reported in the county since the department’s last update Aug. 9.

There are now 1,232 active coronavirus cases in the county, a decrease of 18 since Aug. 9.


Just over 0.5% of Williamson County residents are known to actively have the virus, according to metrics released Aug. 10 from Williamson County Schools. Active cases saw a slight increase over the weekend, according to the TDH data.

Statewide cases now total 123,900, an increase of 1,202 since Aug. 9. More than 1,230 deaths have been reported, and over 5,300 individuals have been hospitalized since the pandemic reached Tennessee in March.

Over 83,100 estimated recoveries have been reported, and more than 1.72 million tests have been administered in the state.
By Wendy Sturges
A Houston native and graduate of St. Edward's University in Austin, Wendy Sturges has worked as a community journalist covering local government, health care, business and development since 2011. She has worked with Community Impact since 2015 as a reporter and editor and moved to Tennessee in 2019.


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