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Thursday Morning COVID-19 Update: Cases Reported In Three Hickory Metro Counties, 58th Death In Burke

Thursday Morning COVID-19 Update: Cases Reported In Three Hickory Metro Counties, 58th Death In Burke

66 new cases of COVID-19 were reported Wednesday (October 28) by Catawba County Public Health, increasing the total to 4,409, with 64 deaths. There were 30 people hospitalized in Catawba County with the coronavirus, three fewer than Tuesday (October 27).

Burke County Public Health reported the 58th COVID-19-related death Wednesday. The individual was in their 80s and was hospitalized. 32 new cases of the coronavirus were confirmed Wednesday in Burke County, raising the total to 3,033. There were six people hospitalized.

48 new cases of COVID-19 were reported Wednesday in Caldwell County, lifting the total to 2,521, with 32 deaths. There were 18 Caldwell County residents hospitalized with the coronavirus. No new cases were reported in Alexander County on Wednesday, leaving the total at 822, with nine deaths.