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 358,467 PCR positive cases and 24,067 antigen positive cases, 2,157 people hospitalized and 5,467 COVID-19 related deaths.
That is 5,303 new total cases and 57 additional deaths from Thursday.
A total of 5,461,220 total COVID-19 tests have been completed in North Carolina.
North Carolina's statewide percent of positive COVID-19 tests jumped to 11.2% on Friday, up from 10.1%.
Here's a breakdown of confirmed cases in local areas:
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