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North Carolina's COVID-19 case total passes 700K; Pasquotank Co. reports highest local case increase

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Posted at 11:41 AM, Jan 22, 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 634,593 PCR positive cases and 70,942 antigen positive cases, 3,512 people hospitalized and 8,464 COVID-19 related deaths.

That is 7,436 new total cases and 125 additional deaths from Thursday.

A total of 8,316,710 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 TOTALS705,5357,4368,464125
BERTIE COUNTY1,45713270
CAMDEN COUNTY434550
CHOWAN COUNTY1,09122200
CURRITUCK COUNTY99220130
DARE COUNTY1,5551860
GATES COUNTY49912120
HERTFORD COUNTY1,70415530
NORTHAMPTON COUNTY1,40118270
PASQUOTANK COUNTY2,48338661
PERQUIMANS COUNTY706550
LOCAL TOTALS12,3221662341