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Tuesday Morning COVID-19 Update: All Four Hickory Metro Counties Report New Cases Monday
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Tuesday Morning COVID-19 Update: All Four Hickory Metro Counties Report New Cases Monday

13 new cases of COVID-19 were added Monday (August 10) in Catawba County, increasing the overall total to 2,161, with 30 deaths. There were 22 people hospitalized with the coronavirus, one more than Sunday (August 9).

11 new COVID-19 cases were confirmed in Burke County Monday, increasing the county’s overall count to 1,774, with 28 deaths. There were 15 people hospitalized in Burke County with the coronavirus and at least 1,386 patients had recovered. The Burke County COVID-19 dashboard says that 10.6% of Burke County residents who have been tested have been positive and the death rate is 1.6%.

19 new cases of COVID-19 were confirmed in Caldwell County from Friday (August 7) to Monday, increasing the total to 1,227, with 16 deaths. 18 people were hospitalized and at least 656 patients had recovered.

The Alexander County Health Department reported 13 additional coronavirus cases Monday, increasing the total to 302, with two deaths. 42 people were in quarantine with COVID-19, five people were in the hospital, and at least 253 people have recovered.