Catawba County saw new highs for single-day increases of COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations on Tuesday, according to Catawba County Public Health.
The county reported 66 new laboratory-confirmed cases of COVID-19, up from the previous single-day increase high of 56 cases. The new cases put the county’s total at 1,320 cases, 567 of which have recovered.
The county reported 31 people hospitalized with the virus on Tuesday, up from the previous high reported the day before of 28 people hospitalized.
Catawba County has seen 14 COVID-19 related deaths since the pandemic began.