Tennessee Tech Student Tests Negative For Coronavirus

COOKEVILLE, T.N. — Officials say a Tennessee Tech University student tested negative for the Coronavirus.

A press release from the university said the student had “very mild symptoms” and had recently traveled in an area that met the criteria for testing for the infection.

“We are so glad to hear this student is on the road to recovery,” said Tennessee Tech President Phil Oldham.  “The cooperation and communication with local health providers and leaders was amazing, and I appreciate how Tech’s Health Services personnel were prepared to take the right actions.”

The negative test result for the Coronavirus was communicated to Tennessee Tech late Friday night.

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