Watch: Gov. Cooper updates NC on pandemic after 27 more deaths were reported

Posted at 11:32 AM, May 12, 2020

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

As of Tuesday, there are now 15,346 cases, 475 people hospitalized and 577 coronavirus related deaths.

That is 301 new cases and 27 additional deaths from Monday.

A total of 202,244 people in North Carolina have now been tested.

99 counties in North Carolina report having coronavirus cases.

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