County Now In Red Tier For COVID-19 Spread – Transylvania County, NC
Last updated 12/23/2020 at 4:39pm
Transylvania County is now in the Red/Critical Community Spread tier for COVID-19, according to the state.
The N.C. Department of Health and Human Services released an update to the COVID-19 County Alert System on Tuesday that identifies counties in North Carolina with the highest viral spread.
Transylvania County is now in the Red/Critical Community Spread tier due to 465.3 cases per 100,000 population over the past 14 days and 10.3 percent of positive tests over the past 14 days.
There are currently 65 Red counties, 27 Orange counties, and eight Yellow counties, up from 48 Red, 34 Or...