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County Virus Count At 469 – Transylvania County, NC


Last updated 11/11/2020 at 4:20pm

Transylvania Public Health reported three additional cases of COVID-19 Wednesday, for a total of 469 cases and nine deaths among county residents since the pandemic started.

As of Wednesday, 23 county residents were in isolation for COVID-19 (within 10 days of symptom onset or 10 days of a positive test).

The cluster of COVID-19 cases among students on an athletic team at Brevard College has been closed, according to Public Health.

In a community setting, a cluster is defined as five or more cases with shared exposures identified within 14 days.

A total of 10 cases were associated with this cluster, and the last case was reported on Oct. 19. Additional cases have been reported among students and staff at Brevard College, but they have not been associated with this cluster, according to Public Health.

As of Wednesday, 7,436 COVID-19 tests have been conducted among county residents, with 6,945 of the tests not detecting the virus.

Another 22 test results are pending.

To see the health department's latest graph, click the picture or the link:


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