120 new cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed today (December 13) in Catawba County, lifting the total to 9,119, with 119 deaths. There are 89 people hospitalized with the coronavirus in Catawba County today.
On Saturday (December 12), Caldwell County health officials learned of the county’s 53rd COVID-19-related death. The patient was between the ages of 50 and 64, hospitalized, and was reported to have underlying health conditions.
39 new cases of the virus were confirmed Saturday in Caldwell County, increasing the overall total to 4,336. There were 35 people hospitalized with the coronavirus.
The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (NCDHHS) reports a total of 2,044 cases of the virus in Alexander County, with 21 deaths. That agency reports 5,057 cases in Burke County. There have been 75 coronavirus-associated deaths in Burke County. There have been 6,819 new cases statewide today.