39th County Virus Death Reported
Last updated 9/22/2021 at 3:59pm
Transylvania Public Health Wednesday reported 130 additional cases of COVID-19 and one additional death in the past week, for a total of 3,559 cases and 39 deaths among county residents since the pandemic started.
As of Wednesday, 139 county residents were in isolation for COVID-19 (within 10 days of symptom onset or 10 days of a positive test).
The CDC’s Community Transmission Map shows 67% of counties nationwide are considered areas of high community transmission, which is an improvement over recent weeks, but all counties in North Carolina remain in the high category. New cases in...