REPORT: Several Mid State counties at high COVID-19 risk level
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WSMV) - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention seven Middle Tennessee counties are at high risk due to the sudden increase in positive COVID-19 cases.
Officials said that if you are located in a county at high risk, you are encouraged to wear a mask indoors in public and on public transportation. You are also encouraged to get tested and stay up to date with COVID-19 vaccines.
The CDC determines whether or not a county is at high risk or not is by calculating the case rate per 100,000 population with new positive cases per 100,000 population.
The following is a list of counties in Middle Tennessee and the risk level the CDC reports they are at.
|High Risk||Moderate Risk||Low Risk|
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