KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) — The Knox County Health Department said the total number of positive COVID-19 test results has risen to 63 in Knox County.
Officials said one person has died as a result of COVID-19 in Knox County. The victim was hospitalized and passed away over the weekend. The Health Department said the victim was considered high-risk and contracted the virus from the community.
Officials confirmed a Knox County assisted living facility has one resident diagnosed with COVID-19.
The breakdown of numbers related to the virus is as follows:
Positive cases: 63
Tests given: 931
For a more detailed look at the Knox County numbers and information about COVID-19 services and resources visit the KCHD website.
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