Onslow County reports 9 new COVID-19 deaths since last Monday
ONSLOW COUNTY, N.C. (WITN) - Onslow County reported new statistics Monday that show the lingering effects the COVID-19 virus is having on the area.
The Onslow Health Department reports at least 18 current open outbreaks and clusters of cases.
County officials say the positivity rate has gone down to 9.2 percent from 11.7 percent last Monday. The state positivity rate increased by 1.1 percent to 7.5 percent since last Thursday.
Onslow County officials report 58.2 percent of its residents have gotten at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. The state rate is at 58 percent.
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