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State Reporting 253 COVID-19-Related Deaths As Of Thursday

 

Last updated 4/23/2020 at 3:34pm

As of Thursday morning, the N.C. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) reported 253 (**) COVID-19-related deaths in the state.

Transylvania County remains at seven confirmed cases.

On Thursday the state was also reporting 96,185 (***) completed tests in the state and 7,608 (*) confirmed COVID-19 cases.

There were also 486 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.

All data are preliminary. Not all cases of COVID-19 are tested, so this does not represent the total number of people in North Carolina who have or had COVID-19.

**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, Henderson had 129 cases and 14 deaths, and Buncombe has 49 cases and three deaths.

 
 

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