U.S. cases: 11,854,203 cases and 253,882 deaths

Worldwide cases: 57,365,049 — COVID-19 has killed 1,368,746 people.

N.C. cases: 328,846 (4,979 deaths)

Caldwell County: 3,232 (33 deaths)

Burke County: 3,734 (65 deaths)

Catawba County: 6,212 (82 deaths)

Source: N.C. reported by N.C. Department of Health and Human Services. U.S., global numbers from Johns Hopkins University. County numbers reported by Caldwell, Burke and Catawba counties.

Reporter Kara Fohner can be reached at 828-610-8721.