3,945 new coronavirus cases, 77 new deaths reported between Friday and Monday by VDH

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RICHMOND, Va. (WFXR) — Virginia health officials reported a total of 918,700 COVID-19 cases and 13,745 virus-related deaths on Monday morning, which includes 3,945 new confirmed and probable cases and 77 new confirmed and probable deaths from across the Commonwealth since Friday morning.

The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) confirmed 683,159 cases and 11,542 deaths are related to the virus as of Monday, Oct. 25. However, 235,541 cases and 2,203 deaths are still reported as “probable.”

Meanwhile, the department says the seven-day testing positivity rate has dropped from 6.5 percent to 6.3 percent over the past 72 hours.

Health officials reported 3,945 new COVID-19 cases, 128 new virus-related hospitalizations, and 77 new virus-related deaths around the Commonwealth between Oct. 22, 2021 and Oct. 25, 2021. (Photo: Courtesy Virginia Department of Health)

According to VDH’s Monday count, more than 143,000 cases have been reported from the following localities in southwest and central Virginia:

  • Alleghany County: 2,104 cases, 84 hospitalizations, and 74 deaths
  • Amherst County: 4,314 cases, 220 hospitalizations, and 57 deaths
  • Appomattox County: 2,377 cases, 116 hospitalizations, and 36 deaths
  • Bath County: 482 case, 19 hospitalizations, and 14 deaths
  • Bedford County: 9,858 cases, 383 hospitalizations, and 149 deaths
  • Bland County: 1,059 cases, 41 hospitalizations, and 16 deaths
  • Botetourt County: 3,832 cases, 94 hospitalizations, and 46 deaths
  • Buena Vista: 1,297 cases, 30 hospitalizations, and 25 deaths
  • Campbell County: 7,111 cases340 hospitalizations, and 135 deaths
  • Carroll County: 3,909 cases282 hospitalizations, and 92 deaths
  • Charlotte County: 1,271 cases, 76 hospitalizations, and 27 deaths
  • Covington: 756 cases, 33 hospitalizations, and 16 deaths
  • Craig County: 542 cases, 21 hospitalizations, and 6 deaths
  • Danville: 6,190 cases, 357 hospitalizations, and 189 deaths
  • Floyd County: 1,420 cases, 46 hospitalizations, and 29 deaths
  • Franklin County: 5,996 cases, 247 hospitalizations, and 102 deaths
  • Galax: 1,506 cases, 120 hospitalizations, and 62 deaths
  • Giles County: 2,253 cases, 83 hospitalizations, and 30 deaths
  • Grayson County: 2,062 cases, 128 hospitalizations, and 46 deaths
  • Halifax County: 3,859 cases, 167 hospitalizations, and 104 deaths
  • Henry County: 6,407 cases, 432 hospitalizations, and 153 deaths
  • Highland County: 177 cases, 2 hospitalizations, and 3 deaths
  • Lexington: 1,561 cases, 34 hospitalizations, and 35 deaths
  • Lynchburg: 11,744 cases, 462 hospitalizations, and 185 deaths
  • Martinsville: 2,043 cases, 184 hospitalizations, and 89 deaths
  • Montgomery County: 11,713 cases, 254 hospitalizations, and 107 deaths
  • Nelson County: 1,354 cases, 54 hospitalizations, and 16 deaths
  • Patrick County: 2,018 cases, 131 hospitalizations, and 55 deaths
  • Pittsylvania County: 8,088 cases, 352 hospitalizations, and 112 deaths
  • Pulaski County: 4,112 cases, 194 hospitalizationsand 88 deaths
  • Radford: 2,897 cases, 48 hospitalizations, and 32 deaths
  • Roanoke City: 12,047 cases, 315 hospitalizations, and 235 deaths
  • Roanoke County: 11,779 cases, 261 hospitalizations, and 167 deaths
  • Rockbridge County: 2,107 cases, 72 hospitalizations, and 57 deaths
  • Salem: 3,448 cases, 93 hospitalizations, and 58 deaths
  • Wythe County: 4,445 cases, 224 hospitalizations, and 98 deaths

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

Since Friday, Oct. 22, the VDH reported 70 new COVID-19 cases in Roanoke County, 57 in Bedford County, 55 in Roanoke City, 46 in Henry County, 38 in Pulaski County, 33 in Botetourt County, 33 in Lynchburg, 33 in Pittsylvania County, 30 in Montgomery County, 27 in Campbell County, 27 in Wythe County, 25 in Carroll County, 25 in Franklin County, 22 in Salem, 21 in Rockbridge County, 18 in Martinsville, 18 in Patrick County, 17 in Danville, 17 in Halifax County, 16 in Amherst County, 16 in Appomattox County, 16 in Floyd County, 16 in Nelson County, 15 in Buena Vista, 13 in Giles County, 12 in Radford, 10 in Alleghany County, 10 in Grayson County, eight in Charlotte County, seven in Bath County, seven in Lexington, six in Galax, five in Bland County, three in Craig County, two in Covington, and one in Highland County.

In addition, of the 77 new virus-related deaths reported over the weekend, the department says 27 of them are from the localities listed tomorrow. More specifically, five are from Danville, three are from Franklin County, three are from Pulaski County, two are from Henry County, two are from Montgomery County, one is from Amherst County, one is from Bedford County, one is from Buena Vista, one is from Charlotte County, one is from Grayson County, one is from Halifax County, one is from Martinsville, one is from Pittsylvania County, one is from Radford, one is from Roanoke City, one is from Roanoke County, and one is from Wythe County.

Health officials say they have received 38,397 total records of confirmed and probable virus-related hospitalizations around Virginia as of Monday, which is 128 more hospitalizations than VDH reported on Friday.

Of these newly-reported hospitalizations from Monday, four are from Pittsylvania County, three are from Danville, two are from Campbell County, two are from Halifax County, two are from Roanoke City, two are from Wythe County, one is from Bath County, one is from Carroll County, one is from Floyd County, one is from Franklin County, one is from Galax, one is from Grayson County, and one is from Pulaski County.

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