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North Carolina reports more than 6K new COVID-19 cases as hospitalizations continue to fall

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Posted at 12:31 PM, Jan 24, 2021

The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services released their daily update involving COVID-19 cases within the state.

As of Sunday, there are now 645,559 PCR positive cases and 73,253 antigen positive cases, 3,303 people hospitalized and 8,695 COVID-19 related deaths.

That is 6,096 new total cases and 109 additional deaths from Saturday.

A total of 8,451,294 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 TOTALS718,8126,0968,695109
BERTIE COUNTY1,4807270
CAMDEN COUNTY440150
CHOWAN COUNTY1,14313200
CURRITUCK COUNTY1,02517130
DARE COUNTY1,5982960
GATES COUNTY5050120
HERTFORD COUNTY1,73113540
NORTHAMPTON COUNTY1,43715270
PASQUOTANK COUNTY2,55833715
PERQUIMANS COUNTY7251050
LOCAL TOTALS12,6421382405