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Tornado relief efforts in South hampered by coronavirus

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Recovery efforts for people who have lost homes to deadly tornadoes in the South this week have been significantly hampered by the deadly COVID-19 pandemic.

Workers have been providing all the help they can – but from a distance. Because of the pandemic, volunteers can offer no sympathetic hugs nor can politicians give handshakes.

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Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee, center, talks with residents as he visits a storm-damaged area Tuesday, April 14, 2020, in Chattanooga, Tenn.  (AP)

Within hours of the tornado onslaught, which began Sunday and killed more than 30 people, church groups were out in damaged communities, and Southern Baptist volunteers were told to avoid holding hands with people as they prayed, said Sam Porter, director of disaster relief for the nearly 15 million-member denomination.

About 550 people in four states were staying in hotel rooms funded by the Red Cross since mass shelters were not an option.

People are being fed catered meals delivered to the hotels instead of through a large kitchen, he said, and workers are wearing masks, gloves and other gear when dealing with people affected by the storms. Other agencies are making similar provisions.

“How ironic is it that the very thing that may unify people and unify communities is the condition in which we have to remain 6 feet apart,” said Brad Kieserman, a vice president of the organization.

The storms claimed lives in at least six states. The National Weather Service said preliminary assessments found evidence of at least 27 twisters. The strongest confirmed so far was an EF-4 tornado that devastated southeastern Mississippi with winds as strong as 170 mph.

Hundreds of homes and businesses were damaged or destroyed across the region, and heavy rains caused flooding in some areas. Nashville broke a 71-year record by receiving 2.23 inches of rain in a day, the weather service said. A day later, on Tuesday morning, the city saw snow flurries.

Damage occurred up the East Coast, with a flurry of tornado warnings issued in Delaware after storms left the Southeast.

With the economy already faltering because of business shutdowns and job losses linked to the pandemic, the storms hit the state’s nearly $3 billion poultry industry. At least 90 poultry houses were damaged or destroyed, many near the city of Collins, the Mississippi State University Extension Service said.

“Although some houses were between flocks and empty, many of these houses had chickens in them,” poultry specialist Tom Tabler said in a statement. “Some would have been chicks just a few days old, while others would have been flocks nearly ready for harvest.”

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In Mississippi, Gov. Tate Reeves, who toured damaged areas, said the pandemic was compounding a bad situation.

“The fact that the coronaviruses exist is complicating the recovery from the tornado, while the tornadoes are complicating our efforts to make sure that we do everything in our power to stop the spread of the virus,” Reeves said during a stop in Soso. “It is it is exceptionally complicated, and it’s tough on all of us.”

About 40 miles away in Prentiss, around 15 people wearing masks helped clean up amid the rubble of James Hill Church, which took a direct hit from a tornado.

A twister left shingles, insulation and other debris strewn across Chattanooga, Tennessee. Almost every official on a tour of storm damage wore a protective mask, and some wore gloves. Bill Lee and Mayor Andy Berke offered elbow bumps while talking to affected residents.

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A person in a passing pickup truck yelled out to Lee as he visited with people cleaning around their home: “We need money! We need that stimulus check now!”

The Associated Press contributed to this report.

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Chattanooga tornado had winds of 145 mph as deadly storms damage 150 structures in Tennessee

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One of the tornadoes that ripped through the South as part of a severe storm system that left dozens dead brought severe winds in Chattanooga, where the storms killed at least 10.

The National Weather Service office in Morristown, Tenn., said Monday the twister that struck Putnam County was a 145 mph EF-3 tornado. Overall, the tornadoes and severe weather Easter Sunday into Monday are blamed for the deaths of 30 people across six states.

“The human toll of this is extremely difficult,” Chattanooga Mayor Andy Berke said at a news conference.

MISSISSIPPI FAMILY SURVIVES TORNADO INSIDE CONCRETE SAFE ROOM AS STORM DESTROYS ‘EVERYTHING’

In Hamilton County, it’s believed the EF-3 tornado had a path of nine miles long and was 1,500 yards wide. County officials reported an “unbelievable” amount of damage in the East Brainerd area.

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Storm survey found damage from an EF-3 tornado in East Chattanooga on Monday, with damage from winds estimated around 145mph, according to forecasters. (NWS Morristown)

A map released by officials shows the area of Chattanooga that saw the worst damage from the storms.

According to the National Severe Storms Laboratory, the most common and practical way to determine the strength of a tornado is estimating wind speeds by assessing the damage. The Enhanced Fujita Scale or EF Scale, used since 2007, is the National Weather Service’s method to rate tornadoes.

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Damage in East Chattanooga after a tornado ripped through the area early Monday. (Hamilton County Office of Emergency Management)

The EF scale uses indicators, including damage to different types of structures such as barns, mobile homes, trees and schools, according to the NWS forecast office in Norman, Okla.

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The ratings of tornadoes on the Enhanced-Fujita Scale. (Fox News)

The Storm Prediction Center said tornadoes estimated to be an EF-3 are considered to be “strong,” with winds between 136 and 165 mph. Twisters in this third-strongest category create “severe” damage.

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Damage in East Chattanooga after a tornado ripped through the area early Monday. (Hamilton County Office of Emergency Management)

The storms that slammed Chattanooga damaged at least 150 homes and commercial buildings. More than a dozen people were treated, but none of their injuries appeared to be life threatening, Fire Chief Phil Hyman said.

Chattanooga’s mayor called the damage “devastating,” according to the Times Free Press.

TORNADO IN GEORGIA LIFTS HOUSE, DROPS IT ON MIDDLE OF ROAD AS DEADLY SEVERE STORMS STRIKE

“If you can think about what that is like to see four miles of relatively consistent damage, I saw houses that were destroyed, places where roofs had shingles knocked off of them, places where outside pools were turned over, everything you could see, I saw from the sky,” he said at a news conference.

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Damage in East Chattanooga after a tornado ripped through the area early Monday. (Hamilton County Office of Emergency Management)

Ten people were killed in the greater Chattanooga area from the storms, including two in Hamilton County, and one in Marion County and seven in Murray County, Ga.

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Damage in East Chattanooga after a tornado ripped through the area early Monday. (Hamilton County Office of Emergency Management)

WLVT repotted that one of the victims, 29-year-old Rafael Jenkins, was killed when a tree fell on his home.

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Fox News Senior Meteorologist Janice Dean said there were reports of close to 80 tornadoes linked to the violent weather.

“We had one reported tornado in Mississippi that tracked over 100 miles, so this was one for the record books in terms of how many tornadoes we had,” Dean said on “Fox & Friends.”

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Storm reports in a two day period after a spate of severe weather across the South. (Fox News)

In a two-day period, storms stretched from Texas to Mississippi, and then further east to the Georgia coast and northward to Virginia. The National Weather Service (NWS) tallied hundreds of reports of trees down across the region, including many that punctured roofs and downed power lines.

“This is going to be a trying time for our friends in the South,” Dean said Tuesday.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.

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Southern states struggle to recover from destructive tornadoes; more than 30 dead

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Severe tornadoes that tore across the South over the weekend into Monday have killed more than 30 people and destroyed over 1 million homes and businesses, further demoralizing a population reeling from the COVID-19 pandemic.

In Alabama, people huddled in community shelters to seek shelter while wearing masks to cover their faces against COVID-19.

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A mobile-home park that saw multiple deaths after a tornado hit over the weekend in Chatsworth, Georgia. (AP)

A twister demolished a Mississippi home save for a concrete room where a married couple and their children survived unharmed, but 11 others died in the state.

About 85 miles from Atlanta in the mountains of north Georgia, a couple remained in bed as a suspected twister splintered the rest of the home. Both survived without injuries.

Nine died in South Carolina, Gov. Henry McMaster said, and coroners said eight people died in Georgia. Tennessee officials said three people were killed in and around Chattanooga, and others died under falling trees or inside collapsed buildings in Arkansas and North Carolina.

MISSISSIPPI GOV DESCRIBES TORNADOES ‘THE LIKE OF WHICH WE HAVEN’T SEEN IN THIS STATE IN A LONG, LONG TIME’ 

With further storms still raging up the Eastern Seaboard, forecasters fanned out to determine how much of the widespread damage was caused by twisters.

Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves said the storms were “as bad or worse than anything we’ve seen in a decade.”

Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp said some storm victims already were out of work because of shutdowns caused by COVID-19. “Now they have lost literally everything they own,” he said.

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Aaron Pais kicking around debris at a mobile-home park wrecked by a tornado in Chatsworth, Georgia. (AP)

Striking first on Easter across a landscape affected by coronavirus stay-at-home orders, the storm front forced some leaders to make tough decisions about suspending social-distancing rules.

It wasn’t clear whether the combination of destroyed housing and social-distancing requirements would lead to problems for tornado survivors, some of whom said they planned to stay with relatives.

The National Weather Service tallied hundreds of reports of trees down across the region, including many that punctured roofs and downed power lines. Meteorologists, meanwhile, warned the mid-Atlantic states to prepare for potential tornadoes, wind, and hail in the coming days.

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In Chattanooga, Tennessee, at least 150 homes and commercial buildings suffered damage, and paramedics treated more than a dozen people, Fire Chief Phil Hyman said. None of their injuries appeared to be life-threatening.

In Louisiana, Gov. John Bel Edwards said it was “a miracle” that no serious injuries or deaths resulted from the Sunday tornadoes that damaged hundreds of homes around Monroe and in other parts of north Louisiana. But, he lamented that because of coronavirus-related mandates, he felt he had to keep his distance from victims whose properties were devastated.

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In North Alabama, where lightning struck Shoal Creek Baptist Church shortly after noon Sunday, catching the tall, white steeple on fire, pastor Mahlon LeCroix said the building would have been full of more than 200 people at the time had the pandemic not forced him to switch to online services.

“It turned out to be a blessing,” he said.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.

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More than 2,200 have died of coronavirus inside nursing homes but feds aren’t tracking the numbers: report

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A new tally shows 2,246 people have died inside nursing home deaths from the coronavirus in at least 24 states.

The numbers were compiled by NBC News, which also reported that nearly 2,500 long-term care facilities in 36 states are battling coronavirus cases – an explosive 522 percent increase in just 10 days.

The numbers are incomplete because the federal government doesn’t keep a formal tally of coronavirus deaths in nursing homes or the number of facilities with infections, according to the network on Friday.

CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAK AT VIRGINIA NURSING FACILITY LEAVES DOZENS DEAD

“It’s impossible to fight and contain this virus if we don’t know where it’s located,” said Harvard Medical School professor David Grabowski told NBC.

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Canterbury Rehabilitation & Healthcare Center in Henrico County, Virginia. (Google Maps)

The report comes as The New York Times on Saturday reported equally disturbing numbers regarding coronavirus deaths at nursing homes in New York and New Jersey.

As of Friday, more than half of New York’s 613 licensed nursing homes had reported coronavirus infections, with 4,630 total positive cases and 1,439 deaths, the Times reported.

In New Jersey, nursing homes had been linked to 252 virus-related deaths, more than 90 of them in the past two days, according to the paper. At least 70 percent of the state’s long care centers have been affected by the coronavirus outbreak.

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“The story is not about whether there’s COVID-19 in the nursing homes,” Scott LaRue, chief executive of ArchCare, operator of five nursing homes in New York, told the paper. “The story is, why aren’t they being treated with the same respect and the same resources that everyone else out there is? It’s ridiculous.”

Nursing homes in other states are battling to contain the spread of the virus, which has been found to be more fatal for people who are older.

In Florida, there have been 731 coronavirus cases in long-term care facilities, according to a Fox News tally Saturday. On March 22, there were only 30 such cases. Florida doesn’t track deaths.

Fox News also found that there have been coronavirus outbreaks at 47 nursing homes in Mississippi, at 29 nursing homes in North Carolina and at 10 nursing homes in Tennessee. There were 10 deaths at one Tennessee facility.

Separately, in Georgia, the number of long-term care facilities with coronavirus outbreaks grew in seven days from 47 to 80 on Friday, according to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.

The paper quoted health officials as reported Wednesday that 81 people in long-term facilities had died from the coronavirus.

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One of the deadliest nursing home coronavirus outbreaks has overwhelmed Canterbury Rehabilitation & Healthcare Center in Henrico County, near Richmond, Virginia.

The facility reported another COVID-19 death Friday, putting the center’s death count at 40, according to WRIC-TV.

Earlier in the week, the facility said the virus had killed 28 residents and sickened nearly 100 more.

“This will not be the last untreatable virus to decimate our elders,” Canterbury’s medical director Dr. James Wright told a news conference Friday, according to WRIC. “It is a battle that at times we feel we’re losing. It’s a battle that we have fight day and night, seven days a week.”

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He added: “We see these residents as family. Our frontline workers have cared for them again for sometimes 10-15 years. To see a resident pass and to have nothing you can do to prevent that from happening is traumatic.”

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Tennessee travel-center stabbing kills 3; deputy kills suspect

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Three people were stabbed to death and a fourth injured after a man went on a violent spree at a travel center in Tennessee, police said Tuesday.

Officers from the Knox County Sheriff’s Office responded to a call before 7 a.m. of an incident at the Pilot Travel Center.

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The suspect, who police identified as Idris Abdus-Salaam, a 34-year-old truck driver from Durham, N.C., was armed with a knife and refused to drop it even when told by officers to do so. One officer fired shots, striking and killing Abdus-Salaam, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation (TBI) said in a statement.

All three of the victims who died were employees at the travel center, which is headquartered in Knoxville but operates a chain of truck stops in the United States and Canada.

The fourth victim, a customer, remains in the hospital due to their injuries.

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Police have not yet released a motive for the stabbings.

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Tennessee 6-year-old with cystic fibrosis beats coronavirus: ‘Thank you God,’ mom says

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A 6-year-old from Tennessee who has cystic fibrosis has beaten the coronavirus, he said in a video his mother posted to Facebook.

“Thank you for all the cards and the prayers and the gifts,” Joseph Bostain says at the start of the video. “I’m a cystic fibrosis warrior, and I beat COVID-19.”

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With a grin and a flourish, he flexes his right bicep at the end.

Joseph’s mother, Sabrina Bostain, posted about her son’s diagnosis on March 19, after it was confirmed, asking her Facebook friends for prayers and to adhere to social distancing guidelines.

His early symptoms included a fever, cough and fatigue, she wrote.

In the two weeks that followed, Bostain posted regular updates on his condition and thanks for the gifts and care packages people had shipped to her son.

By March 28, his fever had broken for good, she wrote.

“Every day is a better day,” she wrote on Sunday. “Joseph had a wonderful night’s sleep and [is] still fever free. Thank you God!”

Finally, on April 1, she posted a video with the caption: “Today Joseph can tell you how he is doing himself!”

Bostain and her husband, Timothy, have five children, according to her Facebook profile.

The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in the U.S. surpassed 300,000 Saturday, with at least 8,162 deaths.

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Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee joined more than three dozen other states on Monday when he issued a statewide stay-at-home order to try and slow the virus’ spread. The state had seen at least 3,067 cases on Friday, up from 1,834 cases at the start of the week, according to the governor’s office.

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Tennessee vet gives back during coronavirus pandemic

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Erik Bartell is a millennial who has already done two tours of duty in Afghanistan.

On his very popular Instagram, which has more than 16,600 followers, his tagline describes exactly who he is: “Husband | Father | Combat Veteran… ⚔️ Iron Sharpens Iron.”

Now based in Nashville, Bartell is working with Bravo Sierra, which makes performance-engineered products for members of the military and civilians, and it’s stepping up amid the coronavirus pandemic.

He told Fox News: “We have been primarily sending our antibacterial wipes with the option of our soap to the National Guard Soldiers that are being deployed to support the coronavirus. While the wipes do not kill the virus because they do not have alcohol they are an added layer of defense at this point with supplies running low everywhere.”

Guardsmen have been standing at the ready nationally for missions such as building hospitals, organizing medical corps or assisting law enforcement.

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This week the National Guard was activated in states that have been hardest hit by the virus, which has caused havoc across the country and shuttered much of daily life.

On Thursday, more than 200 U.S. Army soldiers were deployed to New York to provide a “full range of health care services” to the state fighting the most coronavirus cases in the country.

The number of confirmed coronavirus infections worldwide topped 600,000 on Saturday as new cases stacked up quickly throughout western society and officials dug in for a long fight against the pandemic.

The latest landmark came only two days after the world passed half a million infections, according to a tally by Johns Hopkins University, showing that much work remains to be done to slow the spread of the virus. It showed more than 615,000 cases and over 28,000 deaths.

The U.S. now leads the world in reported infections — with more than 104,000 cases.

Bartell is ready to lead, having had a rough start.

“I grew up in the city of Chicago. I never knew my father and an abundance of my childhood was spent either homeless or trying to avoid it. From an early age I was conditioned to put one thing before all else: survival,” he said.

His military service taught him how to be a man in times of trouble.

He explained: “There’s two types of leaders in the Army, those that lead from the heart, and those that lead from the rank on their chest. Throughout my entire career, I did my best to be the former. And my Soldiers would follow me into the depths of hell because of it. I led the most lethal platoon on the entire 101st Airborne Division. The most lethal platoon in the most deployed, and most decorated unit in the entire Army. Our team fired on all cylinders. We moved, shot and communicated more succinctly than 90 percent of the Army and we did it because I demanded it.  I demanded it of myself. I demanded nothing less than greatness of myself, not for myself but for the soldiers I led, because they deserved it. And in turn, they held themselves to the same standard. Often times leaders today look to receive credit and give blame. I learned early in my career that as a leader you are required to give credit and receive blame. You look out for your men and protect them from ridicule. Because by doing right when no one is watching you are creating a reputation that will precede you.”

He has taken his leadership back to civilian life.

The motto of the company he now works for: “We believe the U.S. military established the original wellness lifestyle — optimized physical and mental fitness, founded on a unifying ethos of respect, service and integrity. We develop critical innovation performance products in direct collaboration with those that deserve it most — our active duty service members.”

Active duty is where he learned to tame the ego and reach a higher level to lead from a sense of teamwork and cooperation.

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“Throughout my career, I found that a lot of leaders did things for themselves and not for those that they were supposed to be leading,” he said. “This is probably the most important lesson you can ever learn in leadership. Some call it servant leadership, I just call it leadership. When you lead men, they come before you. I learned this the hard way in Afghanistan. My platoon sergeant was a high-speed E-6 that had been put in charge of the platoon because there [were] no E-7s that could do it. This was his fourth deployment and he had seen his fair share of shit. He used to tell me his boots had more deployment time that I did — He wasn’t wrong. The first time I went to the chow hall I grabbed a tray and got in line to start grabbing food. My platoon sergeant grabbed me by the shoulder and politely asked me, ‘what the hell do you think you’re doing.’ I must’ve looked like a deer in headlights. ‘Getting food,’ I replied. ‘The Soldiers eat first, sir.’ That’s all he had to say. I felt ashamed and knew I would never learn that lesson again. From that point on, no matter how scarce food was, no matter if I didn’t get to eat at all, which happened on multiple occasions, my Soldiers never went without food because of me. And this leadership principle extended far beyond food, it meant I would never send my Soldiers to do something I myself would not do. I would never ask my Soldier to assume risk I would not assume. It meant if my Soldiers were cleaning the floors, packing sandbags, sitting on guard, I would be right by their side at least for part of it.”

He’s now a civilian looking to help society and community, in big and small ways, from Tennessee.

Said Bartell: “I left the Army because I was ready to continue my legacy. Since I left the Army I ran a veterans nonprofit. I became a personal trainer, trained celebrities across the country and ran the most exclusive training facility in the nation. I consulted with million- and billion-dollar organizations on team-building and leadership. I helped transform the lives of thousands of veterans who were lost. I connected with a major celebrity who identified with our mission and raised millions of dollars around it. But my most important accomplishment in my short life thus far has been that I had a son. I now weigh my actions from the perspective of my son. Will he be proud of his father. Am I creating or compromising memories. My values have never been stronger than they are today. I have never been more certain of my impact on the world and the legacy I will leave my son. Leadership can mean many things, but to me leadership means taking care of those around you — not because you have to, but because it’s the right thing to do.”

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Nashville woman, 21, regrets coronavirus video after falling ill herself: report

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Coronavirus was something that happened to other people, a 21-year-old Nashville, Tenn., woman said online recently.

Two days later Ireland Tate learned she was wrong, after testing positive for the virus, which is also known as COVID-19.

Now she’s quarantined inside her parents’ home with painful symptoms and is urging other young adults to take the virus threat seriously.

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“While it may not be affecting you, you could be affecting someone’s grandma or grandpa or aunt or uncle or sister,” Tate said, according to FOX 17 of Nashville.

Previously, Tate had scoffed online about the idea of social distancing – staying at least six feet away from others to avoid either catching the virus or spreading it as an asymptomatic carrier.

“So, I’m aware that we’re supposed to be self-quarantining and social distancing all these things to keep everyone safe. Cool. I get it,” Tate had said in a video. “I just don’t think that I’m going to get the virus.”

In a subsequent video she described the effects of the illness.

“It feels like someone is sitting on my chest at all times. It’s really hard to breathe. I’ve coughed until my throat has bled,” Tate said later, according to FOX 17.

Tate said she believes she caught the virus after going out with a group of friends who were intent on defying the city’s directives against group gatherings.

As of Wednesday, Tennessee had 224 confirmed cases of coronavirus involving adults age 21-30, the station reported.

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Dr. James Hildreth, president of Meharry Medical College, who serves on the city’s coronavirus task force, said Tate’s case should be a warning sign to others.

“There are still those who only believe that the virus affects those who are elderly and with underlying conditions,” Hildreth told FOX 17. “That’s clearly not the case.”

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Nashville woman, 21, changes tune about coronavirus after catching it herself: report

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Coronavirus was something that happened to other people, a 21-year-old Nashville, Tenn., woman said online recently.

Two days later Ireland Tate learned she was wrong, after testing positive for the virus, which is also known as COVID-19.

Now she’s quarantined inside her parents’ home with painful symptoms and is urging other young adults to take the virus threat seriously.

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“While it may not be affecting you, you could be affecting someone’s grandma or grandpa or aunt or uncle or sister,” Tate said, according to FOX 17 of Nashville.

Previously, Tate had scoffed online about the idea of social distancing – staying at least six feet away from others to avoid either catching the virus or spreading it as an asymptomatic carrier.

“So, I’m aware that we’re supposed to be self-quarantining and social distancing all these things to keep everyone safe. Cool. I get it,” Tate had said in a video. “I just don’t think that I’m going to get the virus.”

In a subsequent video she described the effects of the illness.

“It feels like someone is sitting on my chest at all times. It’s really hard to breathe. I’ve coughed until my throat has bled,” Tate said later, according to FOX 17.

Tate said she believes she caught the virus after going out with a group of friends who were intent on defying the city’s directives against group gatherings.

As of Wednesday, Tennessee had 224 confirmed cases of coronavirus involving adults age 21-30, the station reported.

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Dr. James Hildreth, president of Meharry Medical College, who serves on the city’s coronavirus task force, said Tate’s case should be a warning sign to others.

“There are still those who only believe that the virus affects those who are elderly and with underlying conditions,” Hildreth told FOX 17. “That’s clearly not the case.”

Click here for more from FOX 17 Nashville.

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Tennessee fire department receives hand sanitizer from stash of nearly 18,000 bottles stockpiled by brothers

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Several boxes and hand sanitizers have been delivered to a fire department in Tennessee after two brothers who tried to capitalize on the coronavirus outbreak by stockpiling nearly 18,000 bottles with the intent to resell the goods had their stash cleaned out.

The Chattanooga Fire Department said on Facebook it received a donation of sanitizing products after a “viral story” about individuals who “purchased thousands of those items.”

“A portion went to first responders,” the fire department said. “We are grateful to have these supplies on hand right now in an effort to keep our crews healthy.”

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Video posted to Facebook shows the boxes of hand sanitizer being loaded by firefighters.

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Hand sanitizer and other supplies arrived at the Chattanooga Fire Department on Tuesday. (Chattanooga Fire Department)

Matt and Noah Colvin drew widespread fury over the weekend after their effort was profiled by The New York Times, in which they were revealed to have cleared out hand sanitizer and antibacterial wipes from stores around Chattanooga, Tenn., and parts of Kentucky.

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Some of the hand sanitizer that was donated to the Chattanooga Fire Department. (Chattanooga Fire Department)

But on Sunday, Matt Colvin helped volunteers from a local church place two-thirds of his massive supply onto a truck destined to deliver the products to Tennesseans in need, according to the newspaper.

The remaining third reportedly was seized by officials from the Tennessee attorney general’s office and will be handed over to authorities in Kentucky for distribution.

The brothers had sold the sanitizer for between $8 and $70 each, multiple times higher than what they paid for the product at local stores, the paper reported.

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“It was never my intention to keep necessary medical supplies out of the hands of people who needed them,” Matt Colvin told the New York Times. “That’s not who I am as a person. And all I’ve been told for the last 48 hours is how much of that person I am.”

Colvin added he has received hate mail and death threats and has expressed remorse for his actions, the newspaper reported at the time.

A church in Chattanooga, Calvary Chapel, has picked up some of the sanitizers that were collected by the brothers and have been inventorying it.

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The church has been in contact with Hamilton County Sheriff Jim Hammond and local authorities to get the sanitizer into the hands of first responders, nursing homes, and anywhere else it is most needed, according to WCTI-TV.

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Some of the hand sanitizer that was donated to the Chattanooga Fire Department. (Chattanooga Fire Department)

“Part of our vision as a church is to engage our world with God’s love, and we are thankful for the opportunity to play a part in getting these resources out to where they will be a blessing during a difficult time,” a church spokesperson told WCTI-TV.

Fox News’ Greg Norman and Stephen Sorace contributed to this report.

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