22 new cases of COVID-19 were confirmed today (September 26) by Catawba County Public Health, increasing the total to 3,130, with 53 deaths. There were 15 people hospitalized with the coronavirus in Catawba County.
The 44th coronavirus-associated death has been reported in Burke County. The county’s COVID-19 dashboard shows that fatality plus three additional cases since Friday afternoon, for a total of 2,354. Six new COVID-19 cases were reported Friday (September 25) in Caldwell County, increasing the total to 1,666, with 28 deaths. There were 22 people hospitalized with the coronavirus.
The Alexander County Health Department has reported that 59 people are in quarantine with COVID-19, with a cumulative total of 513 confirmed cases. Four new cases of the coronavirus were confirmed Friday. There have been seven deaths associated with the virus. Four people were in the hospital. Of the 513 total cases, 443 people have recovered.