State Reports 46 Deaths Related To COVID-19
Last updated 4/7/2020 at 11:56am
As of Tuesday morning, the N.C. Department of Health and Human Resources is reporting 46 (**) COVID-19 deaths in the state.
The state is also reporting 41,082 (***) completed tests in the state and 3,221 (*) confirmed COVID-19 cases.
There are 354 patients currently hospitalized.
*This number reflects cases that were tested and returned positive, including the NC State Laboratory of Public Health and all hospital and commercial labs.
**This number reflects deaths reported to public health in persons with laboratory-confirmed COV-ID-19.
Deaths will be included in this count after confirmation by local public health departments.
***This number reflects testing completed by the NC State Laboratory of Public Health and reporting hospital and commercial laboratories.
According to the state, Transylvania has six cases, Henderson has 51 cases and one death, and Buncombe has 33 cases and one death.