RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) – North Carolina’s COVID-19 hospitalizations continued to decline overall as state health officials reported 3,305 on Wednesday.
Seven of the last eight days have seen a decline in hospitalizations with Tuesday’s numbers being the only exception.
Another 5,587 lab-confirmed cases were announced Wednesday, bringing the state’s total to 733,010.
A total of 8,915 deaths are being attributed to the virus – up 139 from Tuesday.
The percent positive decreased to 11.1 percent after Tuesday’s reported 13.3 percent.