26 new cases of COVID-19 were confirmed today (September 25) by Catawba County Public Health, increasing the total to 3,108, with 53 deaths. The Catawba County COVID-19 dashboard Thursday (September 24) initially reported that there was only one person hospitalized due to the coronavirus, and as a result that’s the number WHKY reported. The total was later corrected to 11 on the dashboard. There are 15 people in the hospital with COVID-19 today in Catawba County.
19 new cases of the coronavirus were confirmed today in Burke County, increasing the total to 2,351, with 43 deaths. There were ten people hospitalized with COVID-19 in Burke County, the same total that was posted on the Burke County Public Health dashboard Thursday.