NCDHHS: 14,360 COVID-19 cases in North Carolina

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WATAUGA COUNTY, N.C. (WJHL) – The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services has reported there are 14,360 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the state on Saturday.

On Saturday, NCDHHS reported a total of 544 deaths and 513 current hospitalizations due to the coronavirus.

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186,362 people have been tested in the state, according to NCDHHS.

Ashe County reported a new case on Saturday, bringing the county’s total number of cases to eight and marking the second new case in three days.

Yancey County also reports seven cases, after only confirming one case as of Wednesday.

Watauga County reports nine cases.

Mitchell County has five cases of COVID-19, according to NCDHHS.

Madison County still reports just one case.

Along the Tennessee border, Avery County reports no cases. In fact, according to NCDHHS, Avery County is the only county in the state with no confirmed cases of COVID-19.

For a complete county-by-county map of confirmed coronavirus cases in North Carolina, click here.

Continuing coverage of the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic.

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