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North Carolina reports 1,472 new COVID-19 cases, 10 deaths; state case total passes 155K

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Posted at 12:32 PM, Aug 23, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-23 12:32:45-04

The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services released their daily update involving COVID-19 cases within the state.

As of Sunday, there are now 155,113 cases, 898 people hospitalized and 2,531 COVID-19 related deaths.

The state reported 1,472 new cases, 98 fewer hospitalizations and 10 additional deaths from Saturday. Our viewing area saw 38 new cases and no new deaths, with Hertford County reporting the highest daily increase at 12 cases.

A total of 2,078,472 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
BERTIE COUNTY359550
CAMDEN COUNTY85120
CHOWAN COUNTY182620
CURRITUCK COUNTY89000
DARE COUNTY230520
GATES COUNTY72120
HERTFORD COUNTY46212120
NORTHAMPTON COUNTY3354170
PASQUOTANK COUNTY5073220
PERQUIMANS COUNTY102120
LOCAL TOTALS2,42338660