Health officials report 627 new COVID-19 cases around Virginia while total deaths reach 3,021 as of Monday

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RICHMOND, Va. (WFXR) — In Monday morning’s update, Virginia health officials reported a total of 141,138 COVID-19 cases and 3,021 virus-related deaths, including 627 new confirmed and probable diagnoses and six new confirmed and probable fatalities around the Commonwealth.

The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) confirmed 134,301 cases and 2,816 deaths are related to the virus as of Monday, Sept. 21. However, 6,837 cases and 205 deaths are still reported as “probable.”

Health officials reported 627 new COVID-19 cases and six new virus-related deaths around the Commonwealth as of Monday, Sept. 21. (Photo: Courtesy Virginia Department of Health)

According to VDH’s Monday report, more than 13,000 cases have been reported from the following localities in southwest and central Virginia:

  • Alleghany County: 77 cases, 8 hospitalizations, and 4 deaths
  • Amherst County: 374 cases, 12 hospitalizations, and 4 deaths
  • Appomattox County: 208 cases, 13 hospitalizations, and 3 deaths
  • Bath County: 6 cases and 1 death
  • Bedford County: 710 cases, 32 hospitalizations, and 12 deaths
  • Bland County: 64 cases, 3 hospitalizations, and 4 deaths
  • Botetourt County: 290 cases, 23 hospitalizations, and 10 deaths
  • Buena Vista: 79 cases, 4 hospitalizations, and 1 death
  • Campbell County: 408 cases, 12 hospitalizations, and 4 deaths
  • Carroll County: 481 cases, 40 hospitalizations, and 23 deaths
  • Charlotte County: 100 cases and 5 hospitalizations
  • Covington: 30 cases and 1 hospitalization
  • Craig County: 28 cases and 1 hospitalization
  • Danville: 831 cases, 83 hospitalizations, and 25 deaths
  • Floyd County: 193 cases, 10 hospitalizations, and 5 deaths
  • Franklin County: 310 cases, 16 hospitalizations, and 3 deaths
  • Galax: 408 cases, 41 hospitalizations, and 30 deaths
  • Giles County: 84 cases and 2 hospitalizations
  • Grayson County: 307 cases, 25 hospitalizations, and 10 deaths
  • Halifax County: 328 cases, 11 hospitalizations, and 6 deaths
  • Henry County: 1,007 cases, 110 hospitalizations, and 20 deaths
  • Highland County: 6 cases
  • Lexington: 53 cases, 3 hospitalizations, and 1 death
  • Lynchburg: 1,307 cases, 37 hospitalizations, and 11 deaths
  • Martinsville: 375 cases, 60 hospitalizations, and 15 deaths
  • Montgomery County: 1,760 cases, 20 hospitalizations, and 4 deaths
  • Nelson County: 98 cases, 4 hospitalizations, and 1 death
  • Patrick County: 271 cases, 51 hospitalizations, and 24 deaths
  • Pittsylvania County: 959 cases, 51 hospitalizations, and 9 deaths
  • Pulaski County: 217 cases, 14 hospitalizations, and 4 deaths
  • Radford: 716 cases, 7 hospitalizations, and 1 death
  • Roanoke City: 1,578 cases, 62 hospitalizations, and 22 deaths
  • Roanoke County: 784 cases, 26 hospitalizations, and 7 deaths
  • Rockbridge County: 102 cases, 4 hospitalizations, and 2 deaths
  • Salem: 261 cases, 13 hospitalizations, and 4 deaths
  • Wythe County: 222 cases, 20 hospitalizations, and 3 deaths

Since Sunday, Sept. 20, VDH reported 36 new cases in Montgomery County, 15 new cases in Lynchburg, 13 new cases in Grayson County, seven new cases and three new deaths in Danville, six new cases in Campbell County, five new cases in Bedford County, five new cases in Pittsylvania County, three new cases in Halifax County, three new cases in Pulaski County, three new cases in Radford, two new cases in Amherst County, two new cases in Floyd County, one new case in Carroll County, one new case in Galax, one new case in Giles County, one new case in Henry County, one new case and one new death in Roanoke City, one new case in Rockbridge County, and one new case in Wythe County.

However, the department also reported two less cases in Roanoke County, one less case in Alleghany County, and one less case in Lexington in Monday’s update.

Health officials say they have received a total of 10,613 confirmed and probable virus-related hospitalizations around Virginia as of Monday.

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