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North Carolina reports 969 new COVID-19 cases, 27 additional deaths

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Posted at 5:58 PM, May 19, 2021

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 848,174 PCR positive cases and 145,373 antigen positive cases, 820 people hospitalized and 12,938 COVID-19 related deaths.

That is 969 new total cases and 27 additional deaths from Tuesday.

A total of 12,959,749 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 HOSPITALIZATIONSPERCENT POSITIVITYCOMPLETED TESTSNEW TESTS COMPLETED SINCE YESTERDAY
NC STATE TOTALS993,54796912,9382782004.30%12,959,74923,013
BERTIE COUNTY1,7730430
CAMDEN COUNTY670150
CHOWAN COUNTY1,4681230
CURRITUCK COUNTY1,5641160
DARE COUNTY2,1231100
GATES COUNTY7411130
HERTFORD COUNTY2,1061630
NORTHAMPTON COUNTY1,8810590
PASQUOTANK COUNTY3,3920830
PERQUIMANS COUNTY1,0220120
LOCAL TOTALS16,74063270