16 new cases of COVID-19 were reported Friday (May 21) in Catawba County, increasing the overall total to 19,111. One new coronavirus-related death was reported in Catawba County, lifting the total to 306. There were 16 people hospitalized.
12 new cases of COVID-19 were reported in Caldwell County Friday, increasing the total to 9,485, with 148 deaths. There were five people hospitalized. 13 new cases of the virus were reported Friday in Burke County, raising the total to 10,242, with 162 deaths. Six people were hospitalized.
The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services reported two additional cases of COVID-19 in Alexander County, increasing the total to 4,404.