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North Carolina reports over 100 COVID-19 deaths for third straight day as hospitalizations continue to fall

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Posted at 12:59 PM, Feb 05, 2021

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

As of Friday, there are now 696,096 PCR positive cases and 91,253 antigen positive cases, 2,523 people hospitalized and 9,841 COVID-19 related deaths.

That is 5,547 new total cases and 113 additional deaths from Thursday.

Hospitalizations in North Carolina also dipped Friday as there were 107 fewer hospitalizations reported.

A total of 9,148,199 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 TOTALS787,3495,5479,841113
BERTIE COUNTY1,5543350
CAMDEN COUNTY482450
CHOWAN COUNTY1,2536210
CURRITUCK COUNTY1,1453140
DARE COUNTY1,740271
GATES COUNTY5687120
HERTFORD COUNTY1,8285550
NORTHAMPTON COUNTY1,6006270
PASQUOTANK COUNTY2,76710740
PERQUIMANS COUNTY783150
LOCAL TOTALS13,720472551