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 345,906 PCR positive cases and 21,489 antigen positive cases, 2,033 people hospitalized and 5,284 COVID-19 related deaths.
That is 2,883 new total cases and 23 additional deaths from Monday.
A total of 5,322,548 total COVID-19 tests have been completed in North Carolina.
North Carolina's statewide percent of positive COVID-19 tests jumped to 10.2% on Tuesday up from 905% and has risen every day for the last four days.
Here's the breakdown of confirmed cases in local areas:
|TOTAL CASES||NEW CASES TODAY||TOTAL DEATHS||NEW DEATHS TODAY||CURRENTLY HOSPITALIZED||CHANGE IN HOSPITALIZATIONS|
|NC STATE TOTALS||367,395||2,883||5,284||23||2,033||67|