North Carolina reports over 2K COVID-19 cases statewide as Pasquotank Co. reports highest local case increase

Posted at 1:48 PM, Oct 12, 2021
and last updated 2021-10-12 13:48:17-04

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 1,212,912 PCR positive cases and 223,787 antigen positive cases, 2,236 people hospitalized and 17,233 COVID-19 related deaths.

That is 2,148 new total cases and 26 additional deaths from Monday.

A total of 18,364,369 total COVID-19 tests have been completed in North Carolina.

Here's the breakdown of confirmed cases in local areas: