(GDN) – Wayne County continues to record thousands of new coronavirus cases each week.
According to Thursday’s figures from the N.C. Department of Health and Human Services, 3,268 confirmed cases of COVID-19 were reported in Wayne County over the past two weeks. Wayne County has recorded 342 coronavirus-related deaths since the pandemic began.
Over 5,000 people are currently hospitalized due to COVID-19 across North Carolina.
The COVID-19 vaccine and booster shots remain available through the Wayne County Health Department. Visit WayneGov.com/vaccine to schedule a vaccination appointment.