The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services released their daily update involving COVID-19 cases within the state.
As of Friday, there are now 667,836 PCR positive cases and 78,623 antigen positive cases, 3,048 people hospitalized and 9,157 COVID-19 related deaths.
That is 6,959 new total cases and 111 additional deaths from Thursday. Hospitalizations in North Carolina also dipped Friday as there were 190 less hospitalizations reported.
A total of 8,731,816 total COVID-19 tests have been completed in North Carolina.
Here's the breakdown of confirmed cases in local areas:
|TOTAL CASES||NEW CASES TODAY||TOTAL DEATHS||NEW DEATHS TODAY||CURRENTLY HOSPITALIZED||CHANGE IN HOSPITALIZATIONS||PERCENT POSITIVITY||COMPLETED TESTS||NEW TESTS COMPLETED SINCE YESTERDAY|
|NC STATE TOTALS||746,459||6,959||9,157||111||3,048||-190||8.70%||8,731,816||83,393|