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N.C sees over 10K new COVID-19 cases and over 100 deaths for second consecutive day

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Posted at 11:42 AM, Jan 08, 2021
and last updated 2021-01-08 13:05:40-05

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 548,133 PCR positive cases and 54,641 antigen positive cases, 3,960 people hospitalized and 7,328 COVID-19 related deaths.

That is 10,028 new total cases and 115 additional deaths from Thursday.

A total of 7,351,909 total COVID-19 tests have been completed in North Carolina.

Here's the breakdown of confirmed cases in local areas:

TOTAL CASESNEW CASES TODAYTOTAL DEATHSNEW DEATHS TODAY
NC STATE TOTALS602,77410,0287,328115
BERTIE COUNTY1,31721270
CAMDEN COUNTY3511750
CHOWAN COUNTY92431200
CURRITUCK COUNTY76414110
DARE COUNTY1,2412950
GATES COUNTY41016120
HERTFORD COUNTY1,50025520
NORTHAMPTON COUNTY1,16825270
PASQUOTANK COUNTY2,06984590
PERQUIMANS COUNTY6111350
LOCAL TOTALS10,3552752230

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