One new COVID-19-associated death was reported Tuesday (May 4) by Catawba County Public Health, increasing the total to 302. Ten new cases of the coronavirus were reported in Catawba County, increasing the total to 18,882. 18 people were hospitalized.
Three new cases of COVID-19 were reported in Alexander County, raising the total to 4,363. Eight new cases of the virus were reported Tuesday in Caldwell County, increasing the tally to 9,316, with 147 deaths. There were five people hospitalized. No COVID-19 update was released by Burke County health officials Tuesday.