Three COVID-19-related deaths were reported today (December 10) in Catawba County, increasing the total to 117. 127 new cases of the coronavirus were reported today by Catawba County Public Health, increasing the overall total to 8,593. There are 79 people hospitalized with the virus in Catawba County.
Burke County Public Health reported four COVID-19-associated deaths today, increasing the county’s total to 75. Two individuals were in their 70s and two were in their 60s, all four were hospitalized. 72 new coronavirus cases were reported in Burke County, increasing the overall total to 4,900. The county’s dashboard shows that 26 people were hospitalized in Burke County with COVID-19. The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services reported 5,556 new coronavirus cases in the state today.