132 new COVID-19 cases, 12 new hospitalizations included in VDH’s Tuesday tally

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RICHMOND, Va. (WFXR) — On Tuesday morning, the Virginia Department of Health (VDH) reported a total of 681,326 coronavirus cases and 11,434 virus-related deaths, which includes 132 new confirmed and probable cases and three new confirmed and probable fatalities from around the Commonwealth.

Virginia health officials confirmed 530,151 cases and 9,653 deaths are related to the virus as of Tuesday, July 6. However, 151,175 cases and 1,781 deaths are still reported as “probable.”

Health officials reported 132 new COVID-19 cases, 12 new virus-related hospitalizations, and three new virus-related deaths around the Commonwealth as of July 6, 2021. (Photo: Courtesy Virginia Department of Health)

According to VDH’s Tuesday tally, more than 104,000 cases have been reported from the following localities in southwest and central Virginia:

  • Alleghany County: 1,387 cases, 68 hospitalizations, and 50 deaths
  • Amherst County: 2,990 cases, 129 hospitalizations, and 40 deaths
  • Appomattox County: 1,629 cases, 73 hospitalizations, and 26 deaths
  • Bath County: 274 cases, 10 hospitalizations, and 11 deaths
  • Bedford County: 6,691 cases, 251 hospitalizations, and 109 deaths
  • Bland County: 690 cases, 28 hospitalizations, and 10 deaths
  • Botetourt County: 2,617 cases, 66 hospitalizations, and 38 deaths
  • Buena Vista: 937 cases, 27 hospitalizations, and 22 deaths
  • Campbell County: 4,989 cases, 211 hospitalizations, and 100 deaths
  • Carroll County: 2,723 cases, 226 hospitalizations, and 79 deaths
  • Charlotte County: 872 cases, 56 hospitalizations, and 21 deaths
  • Covington: 611 cases, 32 hospitalizations, and 14 deaths
  • Craig County: 326 cases, 18 hospitalizations, and 6 deaths
  • Danville: 4,503 cases (-3), 311 hospitalizations, and 141 deaths
  • Floyd County: 884 cases, 31 hospitalizations, and 22 deaths
  • Franklin County: 4,117 cases, 200 hospitalizations, and 81 deaths
  • Galax: 1,174 cases (-1), 97 hospitalizations, and 53 deaths
  • Giles County: 1,336 cases, 55 hospitalizations, and 22 deaths
  • Grayson County: 1,514 cases, 101 hospitalizations, and 38 deaths
  • Halifax County: 2,840 cases, 81 hospitalizations, and 78 deaths
  • Henry County: 4,680 cases, 375 hospitalizations, and 124 deaths
  • Highland County: 110 cases, 1 hospitalization, and 1 death
  • Lexington: 1,205 cases, 29 hospitalizations, and 33 deaths
  • Lynchburg: 7,485 cases, 327 hospitalizations, and 147 deaths
  • Martinsville: 1,630 cases, 169 hospitalizations, and 79 deaths
  • Montgomery County: 9,430 cases, 193 hospitalizations, and 98 deaths
  • Nelson County: 892 cases, 41 hospitalizations, and 13 deaths
  • Patrick County: 1,404 cases, 115 hospitalizations, and 43 deaths
  • Pittsylvania County: 5,642 cases, 273 hospitalizations, and 83 deaths
  • Pulaski County: 2,730 cases, 131 hospitalizations, and 62 deaths
  • Radford: 2,181 cases, 40 hospitalizations, and 19 deaths
  • Roanoke City: 8,642 cases, 264 hospitalizations, and 199 deaths
  • Roanoke County: 8,451 cases, 188 hospitalizations, and 147 deaths
  • Rockbridge County: 1,573 cases, 58 hospitalizations, and 48 deaths
  • Salem: 2,219 cases, 74 hospitalizations, and 50 deaths
  • Wythe County: 2,744 cases, 168 hospitalizations, and 81 deaths

**items in bold indicate new cases, hospitalizations, and/or deaths from previous day’s totals**

Since Monday, July 5, the VDH reported four new COVID-19 cases in Roanoke City, three in Campbell County, three in Carroll County, three in Pittsylvania County, three in Pulaski County, three in Roanoke County, two in Bedford County, two in Franklin County, one in Bland County, one in Botetourt County, one in Grayson County, one in Henry County, one in Radford, one in Rockbridge County, and one in Salem.

However, between Monday and Tuesday, health officials reported three less COVID-19 cases in Danville and one less case in Galax.

The department has received 30,651 total records of confirmed and probable virus-related hospitalizations around Virginia as of Tuesday, which is 12 more hospitalizations than VDH reported on Monday.

Of these newly-reported hospitalizations from Tuesday, one is from Henry County and one is from Pittsylvania County.

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