25 new cases of COVID-19 were confirmed Tuesday (April 13) by Catawba County Public Health, increasing the total to 18,083, with 297 deaths. 18 people were hospitalized with the coronavirus. Ten new cases of the virus were reported Tuesday in Caldwell County, increasing the total to 9,068, with 142 deaths. Hospitalizations fell to six.
According to the Burke County COVID-19 dashboard, three cases were added Tuesday, raising the total to 9,846, with 150 deaths. There were six people hospitalized. One new case of COVID-19 was added Tuesday in Alexander County, raising the total to 4,246, with 85 deaths. There were no new coronavirus-associated deaths reported Tuesday in the Hickory Metro.