Vaccinated Nashville resident among latest COVID-19 deaths in Davidson County

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — A vaccinated Nashville resident was among the seven people to die from COVID-19 over the last two days, according to the city’s mayor.

Mayor John Cooper released the information Wednesday morning and said that three of the 961 virus-related deaths in Davidson County have been vaccinated residents.

Since vaccinations were made open to people age 55 and older, 106 Nashville residents have died from COVID-19, the mayor said. He added that 97% of those victims were unvaccinated.

Mayor Cooper said there were 519 new cases of COVID-19 reported over the last 48 hours.

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He revealed that 54.8% of Nashville residents have received a vaccination.

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