Catawba County announces two new cases of coronavirus

First case of COVID-19 reported in Catawba County

CATAWBA COUNTY, N.C. (WBTV) - Catawba County officials announced Saturday morning they have identified five new cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), bringing the county total up to 12.

There have been 483 people tested for COVID-19 in Catawba County, with 171 negative results. The remaining test results are pending.

For more information, visit the CDC’s website at and NCDHHS’ website at, which will also include information about future positive COVID-19 test results in North Carolina. If you have questions regarding COVID-19, call 1-866-462-3821 or NC 2-1-1.

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