Wayne County nearly doubled its coronavirus cases over the weekend. According to the Monday update on the Wayne County Government website, there are currently 23 cases of COVID-19 in Wayne County. That’s compared to the 12 cases that were recorded heading into the past weekend.
The latest figures from the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services show there are 2,870 confirmed cases of coronavirus in the state. 33 of those have resulted in death, and 270 people remain hospitalized with the virus.