3,335 new coronavirus cases, 119 new hospitalizations reported Tuesday by Virginia health officials

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RICHMOND, Va. (WFXR) — Virginia health officials reported 3,335 new coronavirus cases and 52 new virus-related deaths as of Tuesday morning, bringing the Commonwealth’s total COVID-19 count up to 839,475 confirmed and probable cases and 12,364 confirmed and probable deaths.

The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) confirmed 630,007 cases and 10,432 deaths are related to the virus as of Tuesday, Sept. 21. However, 209,464 cases and 1,932 deaths are still reported as “probable.”

According to VDH’s Tuesday tally, more than 132,000 cases have been reported from the following localities in southwest and central Virginia:

  • Alleghany County: 1,833 cases, 76 hospitalizations, and 60 deaths
  • Amherst County: 4,018 cases, 188 hospitalizations, and 47 deaths
  • Appomattox County: 2,161 cases, 99 hospitalizations, and 32 deaths
  • Bath County: 393 cases, 13 hospitalizations, and 12 deaths
  • Bedford County: 8,848 cases, 331 hospitalizations, and 119 deaths
  • Bland County: 962 cases, 41 hospitalizations, and 12 deaths
  • Botetourt County: 3,270 cases, 84 hospitalizations, and 39 deaths
  • Buena Vista: 1,101 cases, 30 hospitalizations, and 22 deaths
  • Campbell County: 6,441 cases, 292 hospitalizations, and 119 deaths
  • Carroll County: 3,397 cases251 hospitalizations, and 84 deaths
  • Charlotte County: 1,121 cases, 73 hospitalizations, and 22 deaths
  • Covington: 691 cases, 33 hospitalizations, and 14 deaths
  • Craig County: 459 cases, 19 hospitalizations, and 6 deaths
  • Danville: 5,666 cases, 344 hospitalizations, and 164 deaths
  • Floyd County: 1,218 cases, 41 hospitalizations, and 24 deaths
  • Franklin County: 5,292 cases, 228 hospitalizations, and 90 deaths
  • Galax: 1,388 cases, 107 hospitalizations, and 53 deaths
  • Giles County: 1,915 cases, 70 hospitalizations, and 24 deaths
  • Grayson County: 1,854 cases, 113 hospitalizations, and 40 deaths
  • Halifax County: 3,416 cases, 131 hospitalizations, and 91 deaths
  • Henry County: 5,721 cases, 408 hospitalizations, and 136 deaths
  • Highland County: 153 cases, 1 hospitalization, and 1 death
  • Lexington: 1,443 cases, 31 hospitalizations, and 33 deaths
  • Lynchburg: 10,872 cases, 416 hospitalizations, and 164 deaths
  • Martinsville: 1,868 cases, 182 hospitalizations, and 85 deaths
  • Montgomery County: 10,974 cases, 231 hospitalizations, and 87 deaths
  • Nelson County: 1,180 cases, 52 hospitalizations, and 16 deaths
  • Patrick County: 1,806 cases, 129 hospitalizations, and 49 deaths
  • Pittsylvania County: 7,135 cases, 323 hospitalizations, and 99 deaths
  • Pulaski County: 3,553 cases, 160 hospitalizations, and 75 deaths
  • Radford: 2,720 cases, 45 hospitalizations, and 29 deaths
  • Roanoke City: 10,765 cases, 299 hospitalizations, and 211 deaths
  • Roanoke County: 10,389 cases, 225 hospitalizations, and 153 deaths
  • Rockbridge County: 1,892 cases, 65 hospitalizations, and 50 deaths
  • Salem: 2,884 cases, 83 hospitalizations, and 55 deaths
  • Wythe County: 3,849 cases, 199 hospitalizations, and 87 deaths

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

Since Monday, Sept. 20, the VDH reported 60 new COVID-19 cases in Roanoke County, 55 in Bedford County, 48 in Roanoke City, 46 in Campbell County, 39 in Lynchburg, 33 in Montgomery County, 32 in Pittsylvania County, 27 in Wythe County, 24 in Franklin County, 21 in Amherst County, 18 in Appomattox County, 18 in Pulaski County, 16 in Danville, 15 in Halifax County, 13 in Carroll County, 12 in Botetourt County, 12 in Salem, 11 in Giles County, 11 in Grayson County, 10 in Henry County, 10 in Lexington, seven in Alleghany County, seven in Charlotte County, seven in Floyd County, six in Radford, five in Buena Vista, four in Covington, four in Craig County, four in Martinsville, three in Bath County, two in Bland County, two in Galax, two in Patrick County, two in Rockbridge County, and one in Nelson County.

In addition, of the 52 new virus-related deaths reported on Tuesday, health officials say two are from Lynchburg, one is from Appomattox County, one is from Bedford County, one is from Halifax County, one is from Martinsville, and one is from Montgomery County.

The department has received 35,839 total records of confirmed and probable virus-related hospitalizations around Virginia as of Tuesday, which is 119 more hospitalizations than VDH reported on Monday.

Of these newly-reported hospitalizations from Tuesday, eight are from Lynchburg, four are from Bedford County, three are from Campbell County, three are from Halifax County, three are from Roanoke County, two are from Amherst County, two are from Danville, one is from Carroll County, and one is from Pittsylvania County.

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