Virginia’s COVID-19 total climbs past 120,000 cases, reaches 2,580 deaths as of Monday, VDH says

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RICHMOND, Va. (WFXR) — As of Monday morning, the Virginia Department of Health (VDH) reported a total of 120,594 COVID-19 cases and 2,580 virus-related deaths, including 847 new confirmed and probable diagnoses and 11 new confirmed and probable fatalities around the Commonwealth.

Virginia health officials confirmed 115,334 cases and 2,447 deaths are related to the virus as of Monday, Aug. 31. However, 5,260 cases and 133 deaths are still reported as “probable.”

Health officials reported 847 new COVID-19 cases and 11 new virus-related deaths around the Commonwealth as of Monday, Aug. 31. (Photo: Courtesy Virginia Department of Health)

According to VDH’s Monday report, more than 8,000 cases have been reported from the following localities in southwest and central Virginia:

  • Alleghany County: 65 cases, 7 hospitalizations, and 4 deaths
  • Amherst County: 290 cases, 9 hospitalizations, and 1 death
  • Appomattox County: 169 cases, 9 hospitalizations, and 1 death
  • Bath County: 4 cases
  • Bedford County: 546 cases, 23 hospitalizations, and 8 deaths
  • Bland County: 47 cases and 1 hospitalization
  • Botetourt County: 249 cases, 19 hospitalizations, and 8 deaths
  • Buena Vista: 75 cases, 4 hospitalizations, and 1 death
  • Campbell County: 324 cases, 9 hospitalizations, and 3 deaths
  • Carroll County: 396 cases, 35 hospitalizations, and 19 deaths
  • Charlotte County: 69 cases and 4 hospitalizations
  • Covington: 25 cases
  • Craig County: 21 cases and 1 hospitalization
  • Danville: 606 cases, 59 hospitalizations, and 16 deaths
  • Floyd County: 153 cases, 6 hospitalizations, and 2 deaths
  • Franklin County: 213 cases, 11 hospitalizations, and 1 death
  • Galax: 396 cases, 40 hospitalizations, and 28 deaths
  • Giles County: 43 cases and 2 hospitalizations
  • Grayson County: 194 cases, 19 hospitalizations, and 6 deaths
  • Halifax County: 210 cases, 6 hospitalizations, and 2 deaths
  • Henry County: 844 cases, 91 hospitalizations, and 16 deaths
  • Highland County: 6 cases
  • Lexington: 43 cases and 2 hospitalizations
  • Lynchburg: 986 cases, 28 hospitalizations, and 5 deaths
  • Martinsville: 327 cases, 49 hospitalizations, and 6 deaths
  • Montgomery County: 493 cases, 16 hospitalizations, and 4 deaths
  • Nelson County: 85 cases and 3 hospitalizations
  • Patrick County: 224 cases, 46 hospitalizations, and 11 deaths
  • Pittsylvania County: 770 cases, 36 hospitalizations, and 4 deaths
  • Pulaski County: 135 cases, 10 hospitalizations, and 3 deaths
  • Radford: 399 cases and 3 hospitalizations
  • Roanoke City: 1,200 cases, 44 hospitalizations, and 15 deaths
  • Roanoke County: 606 cases, 22 hospitalizations, and 4 deaths
  • Rockbridge County: 85 cases, 3 hospitalizations, and 1 death
  • Salem: 212 cases, 9 hospitalizations, and 3 deaths
  • Wythe County: 160 cases, 17 hospitalizations, and 3 deaths

Since Sunday, Aug. 30, VDH reported 16 new cases in Montgomery County, 16 new cases in Roanoke County, 15 new cases in Radford, 11 new cases in Roanoke City, nine new cases in Bedford County, seven new cases in Campbell County, six new cases in Lynchburg, five new cases in Halifax County, four new cases in Amherst County, four new cases in Grayson County, three new cases in Appomattox County, three new cases in Pulaski County, two new cases in Buena Vista, two new cases in Covington, two new cases and two new deaths in Danville, two new cases in Giles County, two new cases in Pittsylvania County, two new cases in Salem, and single new cases in multiple other localities.

The department has reportedly received a total of 9,569 confirmed and probable virus-related hospitalizations around Virginia as of Monday.

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