Increase in statewide cases caused by private prison outbreak

By , Daily Memphian Updated: May 08, 2020 8:30 AM CT | Published: May 01, 2020 3:13 PM CT
A spike in COVID-19 cases in Tennessee is a result of the mass testing completed at Trousdale Turner Center, Gov. Bill Lee said Friday. Tennessee reported nearly 1,200 new cases on Friday, pushing it to 11,891 cases.