RALEIGH, N.C. (WJHL) — The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services reported 75,875 lab-confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the state on Tuesday.
NCDHHS reports a total of 1,398 deaths attributed to the virus.
The department also reported 989 hospitalizations and over a million coronavirus tests completed.
On Monday, NCDHHS estimated that 55,318 patients had recovered from COVID-19. You can read the full report on that estimation by clicking here.
Ashe County — 60 cases / 1 death
Avery County — 18 cases
Madison County — 15 cases
Mitchell County — 51 cases (2 new cases)
Watauga County — 104 cases (5 new cases)
Yancey County — 51 cases
Buncombe County— 711 cases / 29 deaths (18 new cases)
For a complete county-by-county map of confirmed coronavirus cases in North Carolina, click here.
Continuing coverage of the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic.