Catawba County Public Health reported 51 new cases of COVID-19 Tuesday (May 11), increasing the overall total to 18,924, with 304 deaths. Hospitalizations fell to 16 in Catawba County, from 18 Monday (May 10).
18 new cases of the coronavirus were reported in Caldwell County, raising the total to 9,385, with 148 deaths. There were five people hospitalized. One new case of COVID-19 was added in Burke County Tuesday, raising the total to 10,163, with 160 deaths. There were six people hospitalized with the coronavirus in Burke County. The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services reports two new cases of the virus in Alexander County, increasing the total to 4,387.