by: Dalisa Robles
This scanning electron microscope image shows SARS-CoV-2 (yellow)—also known as 2019-nCoV, the virus that causes COVID-19—isolated from a patient in the U.S., emerging from the surface of cells (pink) cultured in the lab. Credit: NIAID-RML
KINSTON, N.C. (WNCT) The Lenoir County Health Department is reporting an additional death in the county of a resident who had tested positive for COVID-19.
The patient was older than 65 and had underlying health conditions.