Another COVID-19 related death, two dozen more cases in Columbus County

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COLUMBUS COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — Columbus County is reporting one additional COVID-19 associated death along with two dozen new cases.

The person died while hospitalized, according to the health department.

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Columbus County has 24 new cases of COVID-19 to report Thursday. There were six new cases of COVID-19 on June 9, eleven new cases on June 10, and seven new cases on June 11.

There have been 29 COVID-19 associated deaths in Columbus County.

Since the virus was first reported in March, the county says there has been 397 cases. 225 people have completely recovered from COVID-19 in Columbus County.

For information, you can also reach the Columbus County Health Department’s COVID-19 Call Center by calling 910-640-6615 ext. 7045 or 7046. The call center hours of operation are Monday – Friday, 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM.