The Tennessee Department of Health has released its latest statistics related to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

As of 3 p.m. Wednesday, Tennessee has compiled a total of 819,505 cases (+1,497) of coronavirus (COVID-19) and a resulting 11,976 fatalities (+9) with 7,312,280 tests (+17,977) completed.

McMinn County has reported 6,242 total cases, which is an increase of three over the previous update.

There are currently 83 active cases as well, a decrease of three, out of 48,241 total tests, which is up by 43. There have been 95 fatalities reported — a decrease of one since last update.

Meigs County has reported 1,322 total cases, an increase of three since the previous update.

There are currently 14 active cases, a decrease of one since the previous update, out of 9,262 total tests, which went up by 15.

There have been 23 fatalities reported — no change since the previous update.

McMinn borders the following counties: Monroe (5,615 cases); Loudon (5,941); Bradley (14,223); Meigs (1,322) and Polk (1,945).

Meigs shares a border with: Roane (6,113 cases); Hamilton (42,677); Bradley (14,223); McMinn (6,242) and Rhea (4,275).

Recommended for you

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.