COVID-19 hospitalizations fell to seven in Catawba County Thursday (April 15), the lowest total in approximately ten months. There were no new coronavirus-associated deaths reported once again in Catawba County, leaving the total at 297. 38 new cases of the virus were reported, increasing the overall total to 18,157 since the start of the pandemic.
Five new cases of COVID-19 were reported Thursday in Alexander County, increasing the total to 4,260, with 85 deaths. Ten people were hospitalized. One coronavirus-associated death was reported in Caldwell County Thursday, increasing the total to 145. 11 new cases of the virus were confirmed, increasing the total to 9,096. There were two people hospitalized. 14 new cases of COVID-19 were added in Burke County, increasing the total to 9,873, with 150 deaths. Eight people were hospitalized.