By Submitted Story on May 29, 2020
A total of 178 individuals were tested for COVID-19 on Tuesday, May 26 during the drive thru testing event. As of 4:15 p.m. today (May 29), we have received results back on 171 of the specimens. Of the 171 specimens, 169 were negative and 2 were deemed invalid. The invalid specimens were determined to be inadequate for testing and those individuals have been contacted to be retested. We expect to receive the results for the 7 outstanding tests later today or tomorrow.
Hyde County residents eligible for June 2 drive-thru test
A total of 363 appointments are still available for the drive-thru testing event on Tuesday, June 2, 2020 at Soundside Event Site in Nags Head. Given the large number of appointment availability, the drive-thru testing event is now being offered for permanent residents of Dare and Hyde Counties, ages 10 and older. To schedule an appointment, please call 252.475.5008.