600 new coronavirus cases, 17 new deaths reported by VDH as of Tuesday

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(Photo: Courtesy MGN Online)

(Photo: Courtesy MGN Online)

RICHMOND, Va. (WFXR) – In Tuesday morning’s update, Virginia health officials reported a total of 667,586 coronavirus cases and 10,919 virus-related deaths, including 600 new confirmed and probable cases and 17 new confirmed and probable fatalities from around the Commonwealth.

The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) confirmed 520,009 cases and 9,209 deaths are related to the virus as of Tuesday, May 11. However, 147,577 cases and 1,710 deaths are still reported as “probable.”

Health officials reported 600 new COVID-19 cases, 60 new virus-related hospitalizations, and 17 new virus-related deaths around the Commonwealth as of May 11, 2021. (Photo: Courtesy Virginia Department of Health)

According to VDH’s Tuesday tally, more than 101,000 cases have been reported from the following localities in southwest and central Virginia:

  • Alleghany County: 1,338 cases, 59 hospitalizations, and 48 deaths
  • Amherst County: 2,920 cases, 122 hospitalizations, and 36 deaths
  • Appomattox County: 1,592 cases, 68 hospitalizations, and 25 deaths
  • Bath County: 270 cases, 9 hospitalizations, and 10 deaths
  • Bedford County: 6,356 cases, 222 hospitalizations, and 99 deaths
  • Bland County: 676 cases, 27 hospitalizations, and 10 deaths
  • Botetourt County: 2,524 cases, 65 hospitalizations, and 36 deaths
  • Buena Vista: 904 cases, 21 hospitalizations, and 20 deaths
  • Campbell County: 4,475 cases167 hospitalizations, and 86 deaths
  • Carroll County: 2,653 cases, 210 hospitalizations, and 70 deaths
  • Charlotte County: 861 cases, 54 hospitalizations, and 18 deaths
  • Covington: 597 cases (-3), 29 hospitalizations, and 13 deaths
  • Craig County: 311 cases, 15 hospitalizations, and 5 deaths
  • Danville: 4,390 cases282 hospitalizations, and 135 deaths
  • Floyd County: 853 cases, 30 hospitalizations, and 21 deaths
  • Franklin County: 4,032 cases (-1), 177 hospitalizations, and 76 deaths
  • Galax: 1,164 cases, 96 hospitalizations, and 52 deaths
  • Giles County: 1,278 cases (-1), 51 hospitalizations, and 22 deaths
  • Grayson County: 1,462 cases, 93 hospitalizations, and 35 deaths
  • Halifax County: 2,804 cases, 78 hospitalizations, and 77 deaths
  • Henry County: 4,575 cases, 348 hospitalizations, and 122 deaths
  • Highland County: 109 cases, 1 hospitalization, and 1 death
  • Lexington: 1,198 cases, 25 hospitalizations, and 32 deaths
  • Lynchburg: 7,744 cases, 330 hospitalizations, and 149 deaths
  • Martinsville: 1,595 cases, 156 hospitalizations, and 76 deaths
  • Montgomery County: 9,363 cases, 183 hospitalizations, and 95 deaths
  • Nelson County: 892 cases, 39 hospitalizations, and 12 deaths
  • Patrick County: 1,350 cases, 104 hospitalizations, and 43 deaths
  • Pittsylvania County: 5,533 cases243 hospitalizations, and 80 deaths
  • Pulaski County: 2,631 cases (-1), 125 hospitalizations, and 61 deaths
  • Radford: 2,139 cases, 37 hospitalizations, and 18 deaths
  • Roanoke City: 8,441 cases247 hospitalizations, and 192 deaths
  • Roanoke County: 8,232 cases, 177 hospitalizations, and 144 deaths
  • Rockbridge County: 1,525 cases (-8)48 hospitalizations, and 46 deaths
  • Salem: 2,154 cases, 72 hospitalizations, and 47 deaths
  • Wythe County: 2,642 cases, 153 hospitalizations, and 78 deaths

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

Since Monday, May 10, the VDH reported 33 new COVID-19 cases in Lynchburg, 13 in Danville, 12 in Henry County, eight in Campbell County, eight in Danville, eight in Lexington, seven in Montgomery County, seven in Roanoke City, six in Alleghany County, five in Roanoke County, four in Radford, four in Wythe County, three in Botetourt County, three in Charlotte County, three in Pittsylvania County, two in Amherst County, two in Bland County, two in Carroll County, two in Halifax County, two in Salem, and one in Appomattox County.

In addition, of the 17 new virus-related deaths reported on Tuesday, health officials say seven are from the localities listed above. More specifically, three are from Montgomery County, two are from Lynchburg, one is from Campbell County, and one is from Roanoke County.

However, between Monday and Tuesday, the VDH reported one less coronavirus case in Franklin County, one less case in Giles County, one less case in Pulaski County, three less cases in Covington, and eight less cases in Rockbridge County.

The department has received 28,971 total records of confirmed and probable virus-related hospitalizations around Virginia as of Tuesday, which is 60 more hospitalizations than VDH reported on Monday.

Of these newly-reported hospitalizations from Tuesday, three are from Pittsylvania County, two are from Salem, one is from Bland County, one is from Campbell County, one is from Danville, one is from Montgomery County, one is from Roanoke City, one is from Roanoke County, and one is from Rockbridge County.

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