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 834,499 PCR positive cases and 140,801 antigen positive cases, 1,050 people hospitalized and 12,700 COVID-19 related deaths.
That is 981 new total COVID-19 cases and 9 additional deaths from Monday.
A total of 12,520,328 total COVID-19 tests have been completed in North Carolina.
Here's the breakdown of confirmed cases in local areas:
|5/4/2021||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||975,300||981||12,700||9||1,050||43||6.70%||12,520,328||15,391|