1,700 new COVID-19 cases, 62 new hospitalizations reported by VDH as of Saturday

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RICHMOND, Va. (WFXR) — The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) reported a total of 634,325 COVID-19 cases and 10,458 virus-related deaths as of Saturday morning, which includes 1,700 new confirmed and probable cases and seven new confirmed and probable fatalities from around the Commonwealth.

Virginia health officials confirmed 494,701 cases and 8,767 deaths are related to the virus as of Saturday, April 10. However, 139,624 cases and 1,691 deaths are still reported as “probable.”

Health officials reported 1,700 new COVID-19 cases, 62 new virus-related hospitalizations, and seven new virus-related deaths around the Commonwealth as of April 10, 2021. (Photo: Courtesy Virginia Department of Health)

According to VDH’s Saturday update, more than 96,000 cases have been reported from the following localities in southwest and central Virginia:

  • Alleghany County: 1,288 cases, 58 hospitalizations, and 48 deaths
  • Amherst County: 2,835 cases, 110 hospitalizations, and 33 deaths
  • Appomattox County: 1,501 cases, 63 hospitalizations, and 23 deaths
  • Bath County: 258 cases, 7 hospitalizations, and 10 deaths
  • Bedford County: 6,150 cases, 203 hospitalizations, and 98 deaths
  • Bland County: 652 cases22 hospitalizations, and 10 deaths
  • Botetourt County: 2,443 cases61 hospitalizations, and 35 deaths
  • Buena Vista: 872 cases, 20 hospitalizations, and 19 deaths
  • Campbell County: 4,287 cases, 145 hospitalizations, and 82 deaths
  • Carroll County: 2,404 cases, 171 hospitalizations, and 67 deaths
  • Charlotte County: 806 cases, 46 hospitalizations, and 17 deaths
  • Covington: 576 cases, 26 hospitalizations, and 12 deaths
  • Craig County:283 cases, 15 hospitalizations, and 5 deaths
  • Danville: 4,215 cases, 269 hospitalizations, and 128 deaths
  • Floyd County: 809 cases, 29 hospitalizations, and 20 deaths
  • Franklin County: 3,919 cases, 149 hospitalizations, and 72 deaths
  • Galax: 1,086 cases (-1), 84 hospitalizations, and 50 deaths
  • Giles County: 1,184 cases, 47 hospitalizations, and 18 deaths
  • Grayson County: 1,282 cases, 79 hospitalizations, and 33 deaths
  • Halifax County: 2,706 cases, 75 hospitalizations, and 73 deaths
  • Henry County: 4,425 cases, 316 hospitalizations, and 121 deaths
  • Highland County: 108 cases, 1 hospitalization, and 1 death
  • Lexington: 1,154 cases, 22 hospitalizations, and 32 deaths
  • Lynchburg: 7,363 cases300 hospitalizations (-1), and 142 deaths
  • Martinsville: 1,560 cases, 144 hospitalizations, and 76 deaths
  • Montgomery County: 8,959 cases, 159 hospitalizations, and 88 deaths
  • Nelson County: 877 cases, 39 hospitalizations, and 12 deaths
  • Patrick County: 1,292 cases, 100 hospitalizations, and 41 deaths
  • Pittsylvania County: 5,380 cases, 222 hospitalizations, and 77 deaths
  • Pulaski County: 2,492 cases, 115 hospitalizations, and 60 deaths
  • Radford: 2,038 cases, 37 hospitalizations, and 18 deaths
  • Roanoke City: 8,131 cases, 230 hospitalizations, and 184 deaths
  • Roanoke County: 7,901 cases151 hospitalizations, and 132 deaths
  • Rockbridge County: 1,464 cases, 44 hospitalizations, and 46 deaths
  • Salem: 2,007 cases, 68 hospitalizations, and 45 deaths
  • Wythe County: 2,429 cases, 132 hospitalizations, and 75 deaths

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

Since Friday, April 9, the VDH reported 30 new COVID-19 cases in Lynchburg, 22 in Campbell County, 18 in Montgomery County, 17 in Carroll County, 14 in Bedford County, 12 in Franklin County, 10 in Amherst County, 10 in Wythe County, nine in Grayson County, eight in Roanoke County, seven in Appomattox County, seven in Pittsylvania County, five in Danville, five in Roanoke City, five in Salem, four in Henry County, three in Pulaski County, two in Botetourt County, two in Giles County, two in Halifax County, two in Nelson County, two in Patrick County, one in Alleghany County, one in Bath County, one in Buena Vista, one in Charlotte County, one in Floyd County, one in Radford, and one in Rockbridge County. 

In addition, of the seven new virus-related deaths reported on Saturday, the department says one is from Carroll County. 

However, between Friday and Saturday, the VDH reported one less coronavirus case in Galax and one less hospitalization in Lynchburg. 

Health officials say they have received 27,161 total records of confirmed and probable virus-related hospitalizations around Virginia as of Saturday, which is 62 more hospitalizations than VDH reported on Friday.

Of these newly-reported hospitalizations from Saturday, two are from Botetourt County, one is from Craig County, one is from Danville, one is from Giles County, and one is from Roanoke County.  

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