County COVID-19 Cases At 228; Official Addresses Possible More Deaths – Transylvania County, NC
Last updated 8/25/2020 at 1:02pm
Transylvania Public Health is reporting eight additional cases of COVID-19 over the weekend, for a total of 228 cases and one death among county residents.
Of the 4,103 tests conducted on county residents since the pandemic began, 3,850 came back not detecting the virus and 25 test results are pending.
The Transylvania Times contacted Transylvania Public Health after reading on social media about deaths in the county related to COVID-19.
"In North Carolina, deaths from COVID-19 are based on records in the statewide electronic disease surveillance system," said Tara Rybka, Public Health's...