The Tennessee Department of Health has confirmed additional cases and deaths related to COVID-19 across the state for Thursday, December 24.
The department reported 5,257 new cases, putting the state at 77,372 active COVID-19 cases in the state.
Tennessee’s seven-day new cases average is currently 7,610 additional cases per day, while the 14-day new cases average is 8,395.
TDH confirmed 51 additional deaths, bringing the state up to 6,431 total deaths. The state is averaging 76 new deaths per day in December.
On Thursday, the state reported 2,944 people are currently hospitalized in Tennessee due to COVID-19.
Current county active cases/deaths: