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North Carolina's COVID-19 death toll passes 11K; More than 3K cases reported in 24 hours

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Posted at 12:13 PM, Feb 24, 2021
and last updated 2021-02-24 14:03:41-05

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

As of Wednesday, there are now 742,766 PCR positive cases and 106,864 antigen positive cases, 1,530 people hospitalized and 11,074 COVID-19 related deaths.

That is 3,346 new total cases, 109 additional deaths and 33 fewer hospitalizations from Tuesday.

A total of 10,030,177 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 TOTALS849,6303,34611,074109
BERTIE COUNTY1,6171410
CAMDEN COUNTY570350
CHOWAN COUNTY1,3483220
CURRITUCK COUNTY1,3545150
DARE COUNTY1,839180
GATES COUNTY6651120
HERTFORD COUNTY1,9373601
NORTHAMPTON COUNTY1,6726280
PASQUOTANK COUNTY3,03412770
PERQUIMANS COUNTY884080
LOCAL TOTALS14,920352761