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North Carolina reports 2,617 new COVID-19 cases, marking second consecutive day of record increases

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Posted at 12:54 PM, Nov 06, 2020
and last updated 2020-11-06 12:54:36-05

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 275,790 PCR positive cases and 12,779 antigen positive cases, 1,161 people hospitalized and 4,582 COVID-19 related deaths.

That is 2,617 new PCR cases, 291 new antigen cases and 34 additional deaths from Thursday.

A total of 4,264,597 total COVID-19 tests have been completed in North Carolina.

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

TOTAL PCR CASESNEW PCR CASES TODAYTOTAL DEATHSNEW DEATHS TODAY
BERTIE COUNTY7473210
CAMDEN COUNTY145130
CHOWAN COUNTY5460182
CURRITUCK COUNTY240240
DARE COUNTY4251130
GATES COUNTY172030
HERTFORD COUNTY8813350
NORTHAMPTON COUNTY6158220
PASQUOTANK COUNTY9160350
PERQUIMANS COUNTY267140
LOCAL TOTALS4,954241482