NC sees highest single-day rise in COVID-19 cases due to delayed reporting
On Saturday, the state saw its highest single-day rise in COVID-19 cases, with 2,585 new cases reported since yesterday. Officials said this was due to a delayed reporting of about a thousand tests run earlier in the month.
WEEKEND WITH THE PUBLIC CAN TAKE A STAND FOR QUALITY IN A PEACEFUL WAY. >>> CORONAVIRUS CASES INTERSTATE JUST SOARED TO A ONE-DAY HIGH. STATE HEALTH OFFICIALS CONFIRMED 2585 NEW CASES TODAY. THAT'S MORE THAN 100 HIGHER THAN ANY DAYS SINCE THE PANDEMIC BEGAN. LET'S GIVE YOU CONTACTS AND EXPLAIN WHY. HEALTH OFFICIALS SAY THE INCREASE WAS CAUSED BY THE DELAYED REPORTING OF ABOUT 1000 TESTS RUN EARLIER THIS MONTH. RESULTS WERE ONLY REPORTED WITHIN THE LAST 24 HOURS. HEALTH OFFICIALS ARE WORKING TO UNDERSTAND THE DELAY, BUT THEY