18 new cases of COVID-19 were confirmed Saturday (September 13) in Catawba County, increasing the overall total to 2,820, with 49 deaths. There were 10 people hospitalized with the coronavirus in Catawba County.
The 40th COVID-19-related death was reported Saturday 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. There were 11 people hospitalized in Burke County.
No new cases of COVID-19 were reported in Alexander County Saturday, leaving the total at 450, with three deaths. Caldwell County health officials reported the county’s 25th COVID-19-related death Friday (September 11). The patient was over the age of 75 and had underlying conditions. 14 new cases of the coronavirus were confirmed Friday in Caldwell County, increasing the total to 1,558. There were 24 people hospitalized.[Photo courtesy of ABC News Australia]