The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services released their daily update involving COVID-19 cases within the state.
As of Thursday, there are now 161,076 cases, 958 people hospitalized and 2,630 COVID-19 related deaths.
That is 2,091 new cases, 46 fewer hospitalizations and 24 additional deaths from Wednesday.
A total of 2,152,725 total COVID-19 tests have been completed in North Carolina.
In our local areas there were a total of 52 new COVID-19 cases and 0 additional deaths. Bertie County reported the highest case increase with 13 new cases.
Here's the breakdown of confirmed cases in local areas:
|TOTAL CASES||NEW CASES TODAY||TOTAL DEATHS||NEW DEATHS TODAY|
|NC STATE TOTALS||161,076||2,091||2,630||24|