346 new COVID-19 cases, 70 new hospitalizations reported in VDH’s Tuesday tally

(Photo: Courtesy MGN Image)

(Photo: Courtesy MGN Image)

RICHMOND, Va. (WFXR) — On Tuesday morning, the Virginia Department of Health (VDH) reported a total of 683,202 coronavirus cases and 11,459 virus-related deaths, which includes 346 new confirmed and probable cases — the largest single-day increase in cases since late May — and nine new confirmed and probable fatalities from across the Commonwealth.

Virginia health officials confirmed 531,311 cases and 9,674 deaths are related to the virus as of Tuesday, July 13. However, 151,891 cases and 1,785 deaths are still reported as “probable.”

Health officials reported 346 new COVID-19 cases, 70 new virus-related hospitalizations, and nine new virus-related deaths around the Commonwealth as of July 13, 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: 1,391 cases, 68 hospitalizations, and 50 deaths
  • Amherst County: 3,001 cases, 129 hospitalizations, and 40 deaths
  • Appomattox County: 1,632 cases, 73 hospitalizations, and 26 deaths
  • Bath County: 274 cases, 10 hospitalizations, and 11 deaths
  • Bedford County: 6,706 cases, 252 hospitalizations, and 110 deaths
  • Bland County: 691 cases, 29 hospitalizations, and 10 deaths
  • Botetourt County: 2,631 cases, 66 hospitalizations, and 38 deaths
  • Buena Vista: 938 cases (-1), 27 hospitalizations, and 22 deaths
  • Campbell County: 5,004 cases, 212 hospitalizations, and 103 deaths
  • Carroll County: 2,729 cases (-1)226 hospitalizations, and 79 deaths
  • Charlotte County: 876 cases, 56 hospitalizations, and 21 deaths
  • Covington: 614 cases, 32 hospitalizations, and 14 deaths
  • Craig County: 328 cases, 18 hospitalizations, and 6 deaths
  • Danville: 4,502 cases, 315 hospitalizations, and 142 deaths
  • Floyd County: 887 cases (-1), 31 hospitalizations, and 22 deaths
  • Franklin County: 4,127 cases, 200 hospitalizations, and 82 deaths
  • Galax: 1,170 cases, 97 hospitalizations, and 53 deaths
  • Giles County: 1,338 cases, 55 hospitalizations, and 22 deaths
  • Grayson County: 1,518 cases, 101 hospitalizations, and 38 deaths
  • Halifax County: 2,846 cases, 81 hospitalizations, and 78 deaths
  • Henry County: 4,686 cases, 377 hospitalizations, and 124 deaths
  • Highland County: 111 cases, 1 hospitalization, and 1 death
  • Lexington: 1,205 cases, 29 hospitalizations, and 33 deaths
  • Lynchburg: 7,508 cases, 328 hospitalizations (-1), and 147 deaths
  • Martinsville: 1,633 cases, 170 hospitalizations, and 79 deaths
  • Montgomery County: 9,424 cases, 191 hospitalizations, and 95 deaths
  • Nelson County: 892 cases, 41 hospitalizations, and 13 deaths
  • Patrick County: 1,417 cases119 hospitalizations, and 43 deaths
  • Pittsylvania County: 5,662 cases, 274 hospitalizations, and 83 deaths
  • Pulaski County: 2,739 cases, 134 hospitalizations, and 63 deaths
  • Radford: 2,191 cases (-2), 40 hospitalizations, and 21 deaths
  • Roanoke City: 8,674 cases, 266 hospitalizations, and 199 deaths
  • Roanoke County: 8,499 cases192 hospitalizations, and 148 deaths
  • Rockbridge County: 1,576 cases, 60 hospitalizations, and 48 deaths
  • Salem: 2,231 cases, 75 hospitalizations, and 50 deaths
  • Wythe County: 2,746 cases (-2), 173 hospitalizations (-1), and 81 deaths

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

Since Monday, July 12, the VDH reported five new COVID-19 cases in Bedford County, five in Campbell County, five in Pittsylvania County, four in Lynchburg, four in Roanoke County, three in Patrick County, three in Pulaski County, two in Amherst County, two in Botetourt County, two in Danville, two in Franklin County, two in Halifax County, two in Henry County, two in Salem, one in Alleghany County, one in Giles County, one in Grayson County, one in Montgomery County, one in Roanoke City, and one in Rockbridge County.

In addition, of the nine new virus-related deaths reported on Tuesday, the department says one is from Bedford County, one is from Campbell County, one is from Danville, and one is from Roanoke County.

However, between Monday and Tuesday, the VDH reported one less coronavirus case in Buena Vista, one less case in Carroll County, one less case in Floyd County, one less hospitalization in Lynchburg, two less cases in Radford, and two less cases and one less hospitalization in Wythe County.

Health officials say they have received 30,871 total records of confirmed and probable virus-related hospitalizations around Virginia as of Tuesday, which is 70 more hospitalizations than VDH reported on Monday.

Of these newly-reported hospitalizations from Tuesday, one is from Bedford County, one is from Bland County, one is from Carroll County, one is from Danville, one is from Henry County, one is from Patrick County, one is from Pittsylvania County, and one is from Roanoke County.

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