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 841,742 PCR positive cases and 143,208 antigen positive cases, 968 people hospitalized and 12,801 COVID-19 related deaths.
That is 699 new total cases and 11 additional deaths from Monday.
A total of 12,732,225 total COVID-19 tests have been completed in North Carolina.
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||PERCENT POSITIVITY|
|NC STATE TOTALS||984,950||699||12,801||11||968||17||5.50%|