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This map breaks down the location of all confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Carteret County by zip code, including those that are considered recovered. The number in parentheses indicate a death. (Carteret County map)

CARTERET COUNTY — Carteret County officials confirmed 10 more cases of COVID-19 in the county Tuesday afternoon, bringing the total confirmed cases to 121.

Of those cases, 58 are considered active, while 60 individuals have recovered and three have died as a result of the virus or virus-related complications.

The county is providing updates via its website, carteretcountync.gov, by 4 p.m. each weekday.

To date, health professionals in the county, including those with the County Health Department, report testing 2,549 individuals, resulting in 2,235 negative results, two inconclusive and 191 pending.

Health officials continue to recommend frequent hand washing, wearing face coverings and maintaining 6 feet of distance between yourself and others while in public.

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