Craven County’s COVID-19 case count jumped by 23 cases over the past 24 hours.
Put in perspective, it took almost four weeks for Craven County to reach 23 cases after the first case was detected on March 14.
Craven County has 473 total confirmed COVID-19 cases as of 11 a.m. on July 14, 2020, according to the Craven County Health Department.
Out of the 473 confirmed positive cases, 411 of those individuals have recovered, are doing well, and are out of isolation. The recovered cases completed the necessary isolation requirement and have been free of COVID-19 symptoms for at least 72 hours.
Of the 473 cases, 12 have been related to out of state travel, 107 are from community transmission, 339 are a direct contact with a previously confirmed positive case, and 15 are still being investigated.
There have been eight deaths related to COVID-19. Two of the active COVID-19 cases are currently hospitalized.