NC Records Highest Single-Day COVID-19 Death Toll As Protesters Crowd Streets


Today, the NC Department of Health reported the highest single-day death toll from COVID-19 as protesters took to the streets of Raleigh to protest North Carolina’s ‘Stay at Home Order’.

34 additional COVID-19 related deaths have just been reported, bringing the total death toll in North Carolina to 213. There are currently 6,951 confirmed cases and 427 people hospitalized with the virus.

Amid this tragic news, hundreds took to the streets in Raleigh late this morning to protest the continued ‘Stay at Home Order’, which is now set to expire on April 29th.

There are now 611 confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 8 deaths in Wake County where the protests are taking place today.

What do you think about today’s protest and our current ‘Stay at Home Order’?