State Reports Latest COVID-19 Related Deaths
Last updated 4/22/2020 at 3:54pm
As of Wednesday morning, the N.C. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) reported 242 (**) COVID-19-related deaths in the state.
On Monday, DHHS incorrectly reported that Transylvania County had eight confirmed COVID-19 cases. The county’s case count remained at seven, as of Wednesday morning.
“There was an incorrect case assignment in the data system in Raleigh yesterday,” said Transyl-vania Public Health Director Elaine Russell. “A closed case from Henderson County was incorrectly assigned to Transylvania County.”
On Wednesday the state was also reporting 90,336 (***...