193 more COVID-19 cases, 10 less hospitalizations reported by VDH in Thursday update

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RICHMOND, Va. (WFXR) — The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) reported 193 new coronavirus cases and 10 new virus-related deaths as of Thursday, bringing the Commonwealth’s total COVID-19 count up to 679,330 confirmed and probable cases and 11,378 confirmed and probable fatalities.

Virginia health officials confirmed 528,805 cases and 9,608 deaths are related to the virus as of Thursday, June 24. However, 150,525 cases and 1,770 deaths are still reported as “probable.”

Health officials reported 193 new COVID-19 cases, 10 less virus-related hospitalizations, and 10 new virus-related deaths around the Commonwealth as of June 24, 2021. (Photo: Courtesy Virginia Department of Health)

According to VDH’s Thursday tally, more than 103,000 cases have been reported from the following localities in southwest and central Virginia:

  • Alleghany County: 1,371 cases, 64 hospitalizations, and 50 deaths
  • Amherst County: 2,985 cases, 127 hospitalizations, and 40 deaths
  • Appomattox County: 1,622 cases (-1), 72 hospitalizations, and 26 deaths
  • Bath County: 274 cases, 10 hospitalizations, and 11 deaths
  • Bedford County: 6,660 cases, 246 hospitalizations, and 109 deaths
  • Bland County: 687 cases, 28 hospitalizations, and 10 deaths
  • Botetourt County: 2,598 cases, 66 hospitalizations, and 38 deaths
  • Buena Vista: 930 cases, 25 hospitalizations, and 22 deaths
  • Campbell County: 4,650 cases, 196 hospitalizations, and 91 deaths
  • Carroll County: 2,718 cases, 226 hospitalizations, and 79 deaths
  • Charlotte County: 870 cases, 56 hospitalizations, and 21 deaths
  • Covington: 611 cases, 32 hospitalizations, and 14 deaths
  • Craig County: 323 cases, 18 hospitalizations, and 6 deaths
  • Danville: 4,493 cases, 304 hospitalizations, and 140 deaths
  • Floyd County: 885 cases (-1), 31 hospitalizations, and 22 deaths (-1)
  • Franklin County: 4,103 cases, 197 hospitalizations, and 80 deaths
  • Galax: 1,173 cases, 95 hospitalizations, and 53 deaths
  • Giles County: 1,329 cases, 55 hospitalizations, and 22 deaths
  • Grayson County: 1,508 cases, 101 hospitalizations, and 38 deaths
  • Halifax County: 2,839 cases, 81 hospitalizations, and 78 deaths
  • Henry County: 4,671 cases, 372 hospitalizations, and 124 deaths
  • Highland County: 110 cases, 1 hospitalization, and 1 death
  • Lexington: 1,205 cases, 29 hospitalizations, and 33 deaths
  • Lynchburg: 7,803 cases (-61), 338 hospitalizations (-7), and 154 deaths (-3)
  • Martinsville: 1,629 cases (-1), 168 hospitalizations, and 79 deaths
  • Montgomery County: 9,421 cases, 193 hospitalizations, and 97 deaths
  • Nelson County: 893 cases, 41 hospitalizations, and 13 deaths
  • Patrick County: 1,394 cases, 113 hospitalizations, and 43 deaths
  • Pittsylvania County: 5,611 cases, 266 hospitalizations, and 83 deaths
  • Pulaski County: 2,711 cases, 131 hospitalizations, and 62 deaths
  • Radford: 2,177 cases, 40 hospitalizations, and 19 deaths
  • Roanoke City: 8,593 cases, 262 hospitalizations, and 197 deaths
  • Roanoke County: 8,425 cases, 185 hospitalizations, and 147 deaths
  • Rockbridge County: 1,563 cases, 55 hospitalizations, and 48 deaths
  • Salem: 2,215 cases, 73 hospitalizations, and 50 deaths
  • Wythe County: 2,726 cases, 163 hospitalizations, and 81 deaths

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

Since Wednesday, June 23, the VDH reported 66 new COVID-19 cases in Campbell County, six in Roanoke County, four in Montgomery County, four in Pittsylvania County, four in Roanoke City, three in Amherst County, three in Franklin County, two in Bedford County, two in Wythe County, one in Alleghany County, one in Halifax County, one in Henry County, and one in Patrick County.

Of the 10 new virus-related deaths reported on Thursday, health officials say three are from Campbell County, two are from Franklin County, and one is from Bedford County.

However, between Wednesday and Thursday, the VDH reported one less coronavirus case in Appomattox County; one less case in Martinsville; one less case and one less death in Floyd County; and 61 less cases, seven less hospitalizations, and three less deaths in Lynchburg.

The department has received 30,336 total records of confirmed and probable virus-related hospitalizations around Virginia as of Thursday, which is 10 less hospitalizations than VDH reported on Wednesday.

Even though Thursday saw an overall drop in the total number of hospitalizations, the VDH still reported nine new hospitalizations in Campbell County, one new hospitalization in Henry County, one new hospitalization in Martinsville, and one new hospitalization in Pittsylvania County.

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