Two COVID-19-related deaths were reported Monday (January 11) by Catawba County Public Health, increasing the total to 199. 148 new coronavirus cases were reported Monday, increasing the total to 13,248. There were 114 people hospitalized with the virus.
Burke County Public Health reported the county’s 89th COVID related death Monday. The individual was in their 90s and was not hospitalized. 64 new cases of the coronavirus were reported Monday, raising the overall total to 7,455. There were 33 people hospitalized with the virus.
42 new cases of the virus were confirmed Monday in Caldwell County, lifting the overall total to 6,956, with 83 deaths. There were 53 Caldwell County residents hospitalized with COVID-19. According to the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services, there have been 3,071 cases of the virus in Alexander County, 13 more than the last update. There have been 38 coronavirus-related deaths in Alexander.