14 new cases of COVID-19 were reported Tuesday (May 18) by Catawba County Public Health, increasing the total to 19,052, with 305 deaths. There were 15 people hospitalized with the coronavirus.
Eight new cases of COVID-19 were reported Tuesday in Caldwell County, increasing the total to 9,459, with 148 deaths. There were four people hospitalized. One new coronavirus case was reported in Alexander County, lifting the total to 4,401, with 86 deaths. There were seven people hospitalized. No update was provide by health officials in Burke County.