Tennessee coronavirus cases up by more than 400 in past 24 hours; 4 more deaths confirmed

(Community Impact Newspaper staff)
(Community Impact Newspaper staff)

(Community Impact Newspaper staff)

The coronavirus case total across Tennessee has risen to 22,085 as of May 29, according to the latest update from the Tennessee Department of Health—an increase of 406 since May 28.

That figure includes 360 deaths, 1,710 cumulative hospitalizations and an estimated 14,965 recoveries.

In Davidson County, there have been at least 4,968 reported cases. Williamson County has 542 cases.

Overall, more than 421,000 tests have been conducted across Tennessee, including nearly 6,000 reported in the past 24 hours, according to the update.

Residents can find testing sites and assessment centers here.
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.