Tennessee coronavirus cases rise by over 1,500 in 24 hours

Here are the coronavirus data updates to know today in Tennessee. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)
Here are the coronavirus data updates to know today in Tennessee. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)

Here are the coronavirus data updates to know today in Tennessee. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)

Cases of the coronavirus in Tennessee have risen to 66,788 as of July 14, according to the latest update from the Tennessee Department of Health.


This marks an increase of 1,514 new cases reported since the department's last update July 13.

The daily totals also include 767 cumulative deaths, 3,378 cumulative hospitalizations and an estimated 38,272 recoveries to date. Fifteen people have died of the virus since yesterday’s update.


In Davidson County, there have been at least 14,205 reported cases. Williamson County has reported 1,990 cases.

Overall, more than 1,071,000 COVID-19 tests have been conducted, according to the TDH update, including more than 17,800 reported in the last 24 hours.