Virus Death Total Now 31 – Transylvania County, NC
Last updated 4/14/2021 at 4:29pm
On Tuesday, Transylvania Public Health announced three more county residents have died because of COVID-19 and that it will pause its use of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine.
The three deaths mean 31 Transylvania County residents have now died because of the virus. Public Health was intending to use the Johnson & Johnson vaccine for its in-office appointments this week but is pausing following recommendations from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) until more is known.
As of April 12, more than 6.8 million doses of the Johnson & Johnson vacc...