Weekend sees 13 new COVID-19 cases in Craven County
After a disturbingly high one-day total of 19 cases reported on Friday, another 13 laboratory-confirmed cases were confirmed in Craven County over a three-day period.
Craven County has 315 confirmed COVID-19 cases as of 11:30 a.m. on June 22, 2020.
Of the 315 cases, eight have been related to out of state travel, 47 are from community transmission, 253 are a direct contact with a previously confirmed positive case, and seven are unknown at this time.
Of the newest cases, two were confirmed on June 20, 2020, six on June 21, 2020, and four on June 22.
By ZIP Code and between June 7-22, 37 of the most recent cases have been in the 28562 area of New Bern, 19 in the 28560 area of New Bern, 17 in the 28586 area of Vanceboro, and 11 in the 28532 area of Havelock.
Out of the 315 confirmed positive cases, 192 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. There have been six deaths related to COVID-19. Five of the active COVID-19 cases are currently hospitalized.