Metro Health Dept. reports 67 new COVID-19 cases in Nashville


NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — There are now 29,225 cases of COVID-19 in Davidson County according to the Metro Public Health Department.

The total number of cases grew by 67 in the past 24 hours.

There has been a total of 279 deaths in Davidson County. No additional confirmed deaths have been reported in the past 24 hours.

A reported 28,089 individuals have recovered from the virus.

There are currently 857 active cases.

Of the 395,950 tests performed in the county, 36,637 (9.25%) had positive results.

The health department reported available hospital beds in Middle Tennessee are at 17% and available ICU beds are at 14%.

To be tested at a Davidson County assessment center, call the COVID-19 Hotline at 615-862-7777 to speak with a health care professional.

The MPHD COVID-19 Hotline received 36 calls on Saturday, October 3.

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