14 new cases of COVID-19 were confirmed Sunday (September 13) by Catawba County Public Health, increasing the overall total to 2,834, with 49 deaths. The 49th coronavirus-related death in Catawba County was reported Friday (September 11). There were 11 people hospitalized with COVID-19 in Catawba County. No new cases of COVID-19 were confirmed in Alexander County Sunday, the total remained at 450, with three deaths.
The 40th COVID-19-related death was reported Saturday (September 12) in Burke County. The individual was in their 70s, was hospitalized, and had underlying medical conditions. 11 new cases were confirmed in Burke County Saturday, increasing the count to 2,165. The last update issued by Caldwell County health officials on Saturday said 14 new cases of the coronavirus were confirmed Friday. That increased the total to 1,558. Caldwell County’s 25th COVID-19-associated death was reported Saturday.