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North Carolina reports 2,370 COVID-19 cases in 24 hours; Local areas report 32 new cases, 6 deaths

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Posted at 12:41 PM, Oct 16, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-16 12:41:46-04

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 233,372 cases, 1,148 people hospitalized and 3,864 COVID-19 related deaths.

That is 2,370 new cases, 8 more hospitalizations and 33 additional deaths from Thursday.

32 cases were reported in local areas, with Bertie County reporting the highest increase of 8 cases. 6 deaths were reported locally, with Chowan County reporting 5 and Northampton County reporting 1.

A total of 3,531,840 total COVID-19 tests have been completed in North Carolina.

TOTAL CASESNEW CASES TODAYTOTAL DEATHSNEW DEATHS TODAY
BERTIE COUNTY6748130
CAMDEN COUNTY131130
CHOWAN COUNTY4825105
CURRITUCK COUNTY214140
DARE COUNTY319530
GATES COUNTY160230
HERTFORD COUNTY8371340
NORTHAMPTON COUNTY5141181
PASQUOTANK COUNTY8065330
PERQUIMANS COUNTY221330
LOCAL TOTALS4,358321246