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North Carolina reports more than 6K COVID-19 cases in 24 hours; State case total passes 690K

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Posted at 12:10 PM, Jan 20, 2021
and last updated 2021-01-20 12:10:17-05

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 622,857 PCR positive cases and 68,055 antigen positive cases, 3,740 people hospitalized and 8,200 COVID-19 related deaths.

That is 6,415 new total cases and 61 additional deaths from Tuesday.

A total of 8,171,658 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 TODAY
NC STATE TOTALS690,9126,4158,20061
BERTIE COUNTY1,4366270
CAMDEN COUNTY426550
CHOWAN COUNTY1,06013200
CURRITUCK COUNTY96523131
DARE COUNTY1,5233560
GATES COUNTY4817120
HERTFORD COUNTY1,67715530
NORTHAMPTON COUNTY1,36929270
PASQUOTANK COUNTY2,41718642
PERQUIMANS COUNTY694550
LOCAL TOTALS12,0481562323