259 new COVID-19 cases, 41 new hospitalizations reported by VDH in Friday update

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RICHMOND, Va. (WFXR) — The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) reported a total of 676,300 coronavirus cases and 11,222 virus-related deaths as of Friday, which includes 259 new confirmed and probable cases and six new confirmed and probable fatalities from around the Commonwealth.

Virginia health officials confirmed 526,227 cases and 9,470 deaths are related to the virus as of Friday, June 4. However, 150,073 cases and 1,752 deaths are still reported as “probable.”

Health officials reported 259 new COVID-19 cases, 41 new virus-related hospitalizations, and six new virus-related deaths around the Commonwealth as of June 4, 2021. (Photo: Courtesy Virginia Department of Health)

According to VDH’s Friday count, more than 102,000 cases have been reported from the following localities in southwest and central Virginia:

  • Alleghany County: 1,362 cases, 60 hospitalizations, and 49 deaths
  • Amherst County: 2,969 cases, 124 hospitalizations, and 37 deaths
  • Appomattox County: 1,620 cases, 71 hospitalizations, and 26 deaths
  • Bath County: 273 cases, 10 hospitalizations, and 10 deaths
  • Bedford County: 6,619 cases, 242 hospitalizations (-2), and 109 deaths
  • Bland County: 681 cases, 27 hospitalizations, and 10 deaths
  • Botetourt County: 2,554 cases, 65 hospitalizations, and 38 deaths
  • Buena Vista: 916 cases, 23 hospitalizations, and 22 deaths
  • Campbell County: 4,569 cases, 183 hospitalizations, and 86 deaths
  • Carroll County: 2,699 cases, 223 hospitalizations, and 77 deaths
  • Charlotte County: 874 cases, 56 hospitalizations, and 21 deaths
  • Covington: 612 cases, 30 hospitalizations, and 14 deaths
  • Craig County: 322 cases, 18 hospitalizations, and 6 deaths
  • Danville: 4,476 cases, 300 hospitalizations, and 141 deaths
  • Floyd County: 877 cases, 31 hospitalizations, and 23 deaths
  • Franklin County: 4,085 cases, 193 hospitalizations, and 79 deaths
  • Galax: 1,176 cases, 97 hospitalizations, and 53 deaths
  • Giles County: 1,306 cases, 51 hospitalizations, and 22 deaths
  • Grayson County: 1,495 cases, 97 hospitalizations, and 35 deaths
  • Halifax County: 2,827 cases, 79 hospitalizations, and 78 deaths
  • Henry County: 4,658 cases369 hospitalizations, and 124 deaths
  • Highland County: 109 cases, 1 hospitalization, and 1 death
  • Lexington: 1,211 cases, 26 hospitalizations, and 32 deaths
  • Lynchburg: 7,818 cases, 340 hospitalizations, and 154 deaths
  • Martinsville: 1,620 cases, 164 hospitalizations, and 77 deaths
  • Montgomery County: 9,412 cases, 191 hospitalizations, and 96 deaths
  • Nelson County: 894 cases (-1), 41 hospitalizations, and 13 deaths
  • Patrick County: 1,384 cases, 109 hospitalizations, and 43 deaths
  • Pittsylvania County: 5,582 cases, 254 hospitalizations, and 82 deaths
  • Pulaski County: 2,684 cases, 127 hospitalizations, and 62 deaths
  • Radford: 2,168 cases, 40 hospitalizations, and 18 deaths
  • Roanoke City: 8,524 cases, 256 hospitalizations, and 194 deaths
  • Roanoke County: 8,318 cases, 182 hospitalizations, and 145 deaths
  • Rockbridge County: 1,548 cases, 54 hospitalizations, and 46 deaths
  • Salem: 2,192 cases, 73 hospitalizations, and 50 deaths
  • Wythe County: 2,687 cases, 158 hospitalizations, and 81 deaths

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

Since Thursday, June 4, the VDH reported 18 new COVID-19 cases in Lynchburg, seven in Amherst County, seven in Campbell County, seven in Roanoke City, six in Roanoke County, five in Danville, four in Carroll County, four in Franklin County, four in Henry County, three in Appomattox County, three in Giles County, three in Patrick County, three in Salem, two in Bedford County, two in Pittsylvania County, two in Wythe County, one in Covington, one in Floyd County, one in Martinsville, one in Pulaski County, and one in Rockbridge County.

In addition, of the six new virus-related deaths reported on Friday, the department says one is from Pulaski County.

However, between Thursday and Friday, the VDH reported one less coronavirus case in Nelson County and two less hospitalizations in Bedford County.

Health officials say they have received 29,911 total records of confirmed and probable virus-related hospitalizations around Virginia as of Friday, which is 41 more hospitalizations than VDH reported on Thursday.

Of these newly-reported hospitalizations from Friday, two are from Campbell County, two are from Lynchburg, one is from Carroll County, one is from Danville, and one is from Henry County.

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