NORTH CAROLINA (WSPA) – North Carolina health officials now say 24 residents have died from coronavirus-related complications.
That number is up from 19 deaths that were reported on Friday.
The new figure was released Saturday morning as the total number of cases reached 2,402.
A total of 88 counties are reporting COVID-19 cases and the number of hospitalized patients reached 271 on Saturday.
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