The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services released their daily update involving COVID-19 cases within the state.
As of Wednesday, there are now 926,455 PCR positive cases and 168,431 antigen positive cases, 2,304 people hospitalized and 13,790 COVID-19-related deaths.
That is 4,963 new total cases and 22 new deaths from Tuesday.
A total of 14,798,063 total COVID-19 tests have been completed in North Carolina.
The percent of positive COVID-19 tests statewide is 12.8%.
Here's the breakdown of confirmed cases in local areas:
|8/9/2021||TOTAL CASES||NEW CASES TODAY||TOTAL DEATHS||NEW DEATHS TODAY||CURRENTLY HOSPITALIZED||CHANGE IN HOSPITALIZATIONS||PERCENT POSITIVITY||COMPLETED TESTS||NEW TESTS COMPLETED SINCE YESTERDAY|
|NC STATE TOTALS||1,094,886||4,963||13,790||22||2,304||125||12.80%||14,798,063||37,300|