Still No Virus Cases Reported Locally
Last updated 3/19/2020 at 10:58pm
As of 10 a.m., Wednesday, there were no confirmed cases of coronavirus in Transylvania County, and Transylvania Regional Hospital (TRH) is currently performing testing for coronavirus, according to Nancy Lindell, public and media relations specialist with Mission Hospital.
Statewide there were 66 cases as of Wednesday, up from 40 on Tuesday, and the jump is largely attributed to 15 Duke University students who have just returned from Europe, according to N.C. State Sen. Jeff Jackson.
Many now in Transylvania County are bracing for the day when, and if, the county gets its first confirme...