Davidson County coronavirus cases rise by 261 in 24 hours

There are now 5,358 active coronavirus cases in Davidson County, a decrease of 78 in the last 24 hours. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)
There are now 5,358 active coronavirus cases in Davidson County, a decrease of 78 in the last 24 hours. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)

There are now 5,358 active coronavirus cases in Davidson County, a decrease of 78 in the last 24 hours. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)

Coronavirus cases in Davidson County have risen to 16,956 as of July 23, according to the latest update from the Tennessee Department of Health.

This marks an increase of 261 new cases reported in the county since the department’s last update July 22.


There are now 5,358 active coronavirus cases in the county, a decrease of 78 in the last 24 hours.

Statewide, there have been 86,987 total cases, an increase of 2,570 in the last 24 hours. There have been 925 cumulative deaths and an estimated 51,661 recoveries to date. Thirty-seven people have died of the virus in Tennessee since the July 22 update.

Overall, more than 1.29 million COVID-19 tests have been conducted, according to the TDH update, including more than 32,000 reported in the last 24 hours.


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