22 new cases of COVID-19 were reported Tuesday (April 6) by Catawba County Public Health, increasing the overall total to 17,950, with 296 deaths. There were 16 people hospitalized with the coronavirus in Catawba County.
Three new cases of COVID-19 were confirmed in Alexander County on Tuesday according to the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services. The total number of cases is 4,188, with 84 deaths. One COVID-19-related death was reported in Caldwell County, increasing the total to 142. Nine new cases of the coronavirus were reported in Caldwell, increasing the total to 9,015. Eight people were hospitalized. There was no COVID-19 update issued Tuesday by Burke County Health officials.