14 new cases of COVID-19 were confirmed Sunday (September 27) in Catawba County, increasing the overall total to 3,144, with 53 deaths. There were 15 people hospitalized with the coronavirus in Catawba County.
According to the Burke County COVID-19 dashboard this morning (September 28), nine additional cases of the virus were added to Sunday’s total, raising the count to 2,379, with 44 deaths. The 44th fatality was reported Friday, the individual was in their 90s and was not hospitalized. The dashboard this morning showed eight people hospitalized with the coronavirus in Burke County.
The last update from Caldwell County on Saturday (September 26) showed a total of 1,666 cases of COVID-19, with 28 deaths. There were 22 people hospitalized with the coronavirus. No new cases of COVID-19 were reported Sunday in Alexander County, leaving the total at 513, with seven deaths.[Photo courtesy of concentrix.com]