Lenoir County announces six deaths related to COVID-19


KINSTON, N.C. (WNCT) – The Lenoir County Health Department is reporting six additional deaths in the county related to COVID-19. This brings the total number of deaths to 86.

Health officials said all six residents were older than 65 with underlying health conditions.

“This is a time of tremendous sorrow for these families,” Lenoir County Health Department Director
Pamela Brown said. “My prayers are with them.”

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