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North Carolina reports 2,924 new COVID-19 cases in a day; Hospitalizations continue to decline

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Posted at 1:38 PM, Feb 26, 2021

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 747,385 PCR positive cases and 108,520 antigen positive cases, 1,465 people hospitalized and 11,186 COVID-19 related deaths.

That is 2,924 new total cases and 49 additional deaths from Thursday.

A total of 10,150,647 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 TODAYCURRENTLY HOSPITALIZEDCHANGE IN HOSPITALIZATIONS
NC STATE TOTALS855,9052,92411,186491,465-33
BERTIE COUNTY1,6318410
CAMDEN COUNTY578-250
CHOWAN COUNTY1,3595220
CURRITUCK COUNTY1,3662150
DARE COUNTY1,849780
GATES COUNTY6732120
HERTFORD COUNTY1,9432600
NORTHAMPTON COUNTY1,6795280
PASQUOTANK COUNTY3,0475770
PERQUIMANS COUNTY894680
LOCAL TOTALS15,019402760

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