4,737 new COVID cases, 68 new deaths reported by VDH between Thursday and Monday

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(Photo: Courtesy MGN Online)

(Photo: Courtesy MGN Online)

RICHMOND, Va. (WFXR) — The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) reported a total of 967,209 coronavirus cases and 14,684 virus-related deaths as of Monday, which includes 4,737 new confirmed and probable cases and 68 new confirmed and probable deaths around the Commonwealth since Thursday.

Virginia health officials confirmed 713,744 cases and 12,327 deaths are related to the virus as of Monday, Nov. 29. However, 253,465 cases and 2,357 deaths are still reported as “probable.”

Meanwhile, the department says the seven-day testing positivity rate for all types of COVID-19 tests has increased from 6.3 percent to 6.7 percent over the past 96 hours.

Health officials reported 4,737 new COVID-19 cases, 107 new virus-related hospitalizations, and 68 new virus-related deaths around the Commonwealth between Nov. 25, 2021 and Nov. 29, 2021. (Photo: Courtesy Virginia Department of Health)

According to VDH’s Monday update, more than 156,000 cases have been reported from the following localities in southwest and central Virginia:

  • Alleghany County: 2,258 cases (+22), 85 hospitalizations, and 83 deaths
  • Amherst County: 4,509 cases (+12), 232 hospitalizations, and 61 deaths
  • Appomattox County: 2,513 cases (+17), 123 hospitalizations, and 36 deaths
  • Bath County: 510 cases (+3), 20 hospitalizations, and 15 deaths
  • Bedford County: 10,401 cases (+35), 411 hospitalizations, and 164 deaths (+2)
  • Bland County: 1,126 cases (+5)51 hospitalizations (+1), and 17 deaths
  • Botetourt County: 4,148 cases (+29), 97 hospitalizations, and 57 deaths (+2)
  • Buena Vista: 1,419 cases (+7), 33 hospitalizations, and 28 deaths
  • Campbell County: 7,577 cases (+26), 368 hospitalizations, and 147 deaths
  • Carroll County: 4,312 cases (+30), 321 hospitalizations (+4), and 105 deaths (+1)
  • Charlotte County: 1,369 cases (+4), 82 hospitalizations, and 28 deaths
  • Covington: 781 cases (+6), 33 hospitalizations, and 18 deaths
  • Craig County: 648 cases (+5), 21 hospitalizations, and 10 deaths
  • Danville: 6,469 cases (+15), 372 hospitalizations (+2), and 198 deaths
  • Floyd County: 1,551 cases (+12), 49 hospitalizations, and 32 deaths (+1)
  • Franklin County: 6,457 cases (+54), 269 hospitalizations, and 112 deaths (+1)
  • Galax: 1,617 cases (+10)131 hospitalizations (+3), and 64 deaths
  • Giles County: 2,400 cases (+9), 93 hospitalizations, and 33 deaths (+1)
  • Grayson County: 2,286 cases (+17), 144 hospitalizations, and 52 deaths (+1)
  • Halifax County: 4,117 cases (+13), 182 hospitalizations (+1), and 113 deaths
  • Henry County: 7,025 cases (+36), 461 hospitalizations (+4), and 173 deaths (+2)
  • Highland County: 192 cases (+2), 2 hospitalizations, and 4 deaths
  • Lexington: 1,627 cases (+9), 37 hospitalizations, and 37 deaths (+1)
  • Lynchburg: 12,001 cases (+55), 486 hospitalizations, and 195 deaths
  • Martinsville: 2,216 cases (+5), 186 hospitalizations, and 91 deaths
  • Montgomery County: 12,139 cases (+37), 263 hospitalizations (+1), and 114 deaths
  • Nelson County: 1,449 cases (+2), 59 hospitalizations (+1), and 20 deaths
  • Patrick County: 2,277 cases (+13), 137 hospitalizations, and 59 deaths
  • Pittsylvania County: 8,465 cases (+23), 382 hospitalizations (+2), and 130 deaths (+1)
  • Pulaski County: 4,395 cases (+27), 224 hospitalizations, and 94 deaths (+1)
  • Radford: 3,049 cases (+20), 51 hospitalizations, and 36 deaths
  • Roanoke City: 12,827 cases (+65), 326 hospitalizations, and 257 deaths (+1)
  • Roanoke County: 12,615 cases (+112)272 hospitalizations (+1), and 183 deaths (+1)
  • Rockbridge County: 2,279 cases (+13), 80 hospitalizations, and 66 deaths
  • Salem: 3,743 cases (+44), 102 hospitalizations, and 69 deaths (+2)
  • Wythe County: 4,785 cases (+34), 269 hospitalizations (+3), and 111 deaths (+2)

**items in bold indicate increases or decreases in the total number of cases, hospitalizations, and/or deaths since the previous weekday**

The department has reportedly received 39,651 total records of confirmed and probable virus-related hospitalizations around Virginia as of Monday, which is 107 more hospitalizations than VDH reported on Thursday.

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