Highest Covid Hospitalizations yet in Hamilton County

CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) – The Hamilton County Health Department reports a new record of Covid-19 cases in the hospital.

There are now 256 people in hospitals in the county… the most yet during the pandemic.

We also passed our previous highs of people in ICU this week. (78 cases today)

They also report 422 new positive cases in Hamilton County.

While that is the highest in our current surge, it is still well below the record 655 set in January.

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