Shelby County averaging 400 COVID-19 cases a day over past two weeks

By , Daily Memphian Updated: November 21, 2020 2:15 PM CT | Published: November 21, 2020 1:10 PM CT

Since Nov. 7 the Health Department reported 401 new cases and 4,312 test results a day with a 9.3% positivity rate. This span included three of the four highest daily increases in COVID cases since the first case was reported in March.

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Omer Yusuf

Omer Yusuf

Omer Yusuf covers Bartlett and North Memphis neighborhoods for The Daily Memphian. He also analyzes COVID-19 data each week. Omer is a former Jackson Sun reporter and University of Memphis graduate.


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