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NASHVILLE (WSMV) - A total of nine TSA agents at the Nashville International Airport (BNA) have tested positive for COVID-19. 

TSA officials say the most recent screener confirmed case worked at a security check point on April 3rd.

We previously reported other cases involving screening and baggage officers who worked on the following days: 

  • Baggage officer, last worked March 17 in baggage area, 12-8:30 p.m. shift,
  • Screening officer, last worked March 18 at main checkpoint, 3-11:30 a.m. shift,
  • Baggage officer, last worked March 20 in baggage area, 4-12:30 p.m. shift,
  • Screening officer, last worked on March 25 at main checkpoint, 3-11:30 a.m. shift,
  • Screening officer, last worked March 26 at main checkpoint, 3-11:30 a.m. shift

TSA officials tell us one of the TSA agents out of the nine has recovered from coronavirus. 

A concessions worker and an American Airlines employee also reportedly tested positive for COVID-19 at BNA.

Nationwide, TSA has had 403 employees, both screeners and non-screeners, test positive for COVID-19. Officials say 45 of those employees have recovered and 3 have unfortunately died after diagnosed with the virus. 

For more on TSA's response, click here.

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