The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services released their daily update involving coronavirus cases within the state.
As of Friday there are now 26,488 total cases, 680 people hospitalized and 859 coronavirus related deaths.
That is 1,076 new cases and 32 additional deaths from Thursday.
A total of 391,231 completed tests have been done in North Carolina.
Based on the daily cases graph provided by the NC DHHS, the seven day rolling average has been on a downward decline.