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State Reports 544 COVID-19-Related Deaths As Of Saturday


Last updated 5/10/2020 at 11:10am

As of Saturday, Transylvania County remains at seven confirmed COVID-19 cases, while the state is reporting (**) 544 COVID-19-related deaths.

As of Saturday, the state was also reporting 186,362 (***) completed tests in the state and 14,360 (*) laboratory-confirmed COVID-19 cases.

There are also 513 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 224 cases and 27 deaths, and Buncombe had 92 cases and four deaths.


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