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Nashville suffers 3 more COVID-19 deaths, reports 72 new infections in 24 hours

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Mike Osborne)  --  Nashville health officials reported three additional COVID-19 related deaths in the 24 hour period ending Tuesday morning.

Metro has now suffered a total of 16 fatalities among city residents due to coronavirus complications.

Mayor John Cooper says all three victims are men and all three had underlying health concerns. The men were 41, 75 and 82 years of age at the time of their deaths.

Health officials report the city has now confirmed 1457 COVID-19 infections across Metro, up 72 cases in 24 hours. A total of 307 residents have recovered, while 62 patients remain hospitalized.

The majority of all confirmed infections have occurred in Nashvillians between the ages of 21 and 40.

You can find the latest Nashville pandemic update here.