The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services released their daily update involving COVID-19 cases within the state.
As of Tuesday, there are now 146,779 cases, 1,026 people hospitalized and 2,396 COVID-19 related deaths.
That is 1,263 new cases, 46 additional hospitalizations and 48 additional deaths from Monday.
The COVID-19 case increase was over double from Monday's when there was 564 new cases.
A total of 1,951,120 total COVID-19 tests have been completed in North Carolina.
Here's the breakdown of confirmed cases in local areas:
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