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Virginia health officials report 3,645 COVID-19 cases, 75 deaths

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(WFXR) — Health officials in Virginia reported 312 new COVID-19 cases and 12 new virus-related deaths on Wednesday morning, reaching a total of 3,645 cases and 75 deaths around the Commonwealth.

Of those cases, the current tally from the Virginia Department of Health (VDH) confirmed more than 170 cases spread out among the following areas in southwest and central Virginia:

Health officials reported 312 new COVID-19 cases and 12 new virus-related deaths on Wednesday, April 8. (Photo: Courtesy Virginia Department of Health)
  • Alleghany County: 2
  • Amherst County: 8
  • Appomattox County: 3
  • Bedford County: 12
  • Botetourt County: 18
  • Buena Vista: 4
  • Campbell County: 4
  • Carroll County: 2
  • Covington: 1
  • Craig County: 2
  • Danville: 15
  • Franklin County: 12
  • Galax: 1
  • Giles County: 2
  • Halifax County: 2
  • Henry County: 4
  • Lexington: 3
  • Lynchburg: 20
  • Montgomery County: 16
  • Nelson County: 3
  • Pittsylvania County: 3
  • Pulaski County: 2
  • Radford: 1
  • Roanoke City: 14
  • Roanoke County: 9
  • Rockbridge County: 3
  • Salem: 1
  • Wythe County: 6

VDH reported four new cases in Bedford County, one in Campbell County, one in Franklin County, one in Nelson County, two in Roanoke City, one in Roanoke County, and three in Wythe County since Tuesday, April 7.

In addition, according to VDH records, a total 615 people have been hospitalized and 30,645 people have been tested across the Commonwealth as of Wednesday, April 8.

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