For the second straight day, there were no COVID-19-related deaths reported in the Hickory Metro. Catawba County Public Health reported 31 new cases Thursday (March 11), increasing the total to 17,365, with 288 deaths. There were 24 people hospitalized.
Four new cases of COVID-19 were reported in Caldwell County, increasing the total to 8,798, with 138 deaths. There were 16 people hospitalized. Nine new cases of the coronavirus were reported in Burke County, raising the tally to 9,534, with 146 deaths. There were two people hospitalized.
The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services reported 30 new cases of the coronavirus Thursday, raising the total to 3,999, with 84 deaths. There were ten people hospitalized.