Health officials report 690 new COVID-19 cases, 24 new deaths around Virginia as of Monday

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RICHMOND, Va. (WFXR) — The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) reported 690 new COVID-19 cases and 24 new virus-related deaths as of Monday morning, bringing the Commonwealth’s total coronavirus count up to 166,828 confirmed and probable cases and 3,457 confirmed and probable fatalities.

Virginia health officials confirmed 156,439 cases and 3,209 deaths are related to the virus as of Monday, Oct. 19. However, 10,389 cases and 248 deaths are still reported as “probable.”

Health officials reported 690 new COVID-19 cases and 24 new virus-related deaths around the Commonwealth as of Monday, Oct. 19. (Photo: Courtesy Virginia Department of Health)

According to VDH’s Monday update, more than 20,800 cases have been reported from the following localities in southwest and central Virginia:

  • Alleghany County: 84 cases, 9 hospitalizations, and 4 deaths
  • Amherst County: 529 cases, 21 hospitalizations, and 4 deaths
  • Appomattox County: 269 cases, 17 hospitalizations, and 5 deaths
  • Bath County: 22 cases and 1 hospitalization
  • Bedford County: 1,075 cases, 50 hospitalizations, and 16 deaths
  • Bland County: 64 cases, 3 hospitalizations, and 5 deaths
  • Botetourt County: 351 cases, 25 hospitalizations, and 11 deaths
  • Buena Vista: 121 cases, 5 hospitalizations, and 1 death
  • Campbell County: 634 cases, 25 hospitalizations, and 6 deaths
  • Carroll County: 560 cases, 49 hospitalizations, and 26 deaths
  • Charlotte County: 198 cases and 9 hospitalizations
  • Covington: 33 cases and 1 hospitalization
  • Craig County: 42 cases and 3 hospitalizations
  • Danville: 1,126 cases, 104 hospitalizations, and 39 deaths
  • Floyd County: 232 cases, 13 hospitalizations, and 16 deaths
  • Franklin County: 662 cases, 26 hospitalizations, and 4 deaths
  • Galax: 431 cases, 41 hospitalizations, and 30 deaths
  • Giles County: 114 cases and 4 hospitalizations
  • Grayson County: 360 cases, 30 hospitalizations, and 18 deaths
  • Halifax County: 458 cases, 15 hospitalizations, and 7 deaths
  • Henry County: 1,248 cases, 134 hospitalizations, and 31 deaths
  • Highland County: 9 cases
  • Lexington: 205 cases, 3 hospitalizations, and 1 death
  • Lynchburg: 1,826 cases, 50 hospitalizations, and 23 deaths
  • Martinsville: 458 cases, 63 hospitalizations, and 23 deaths
  • Montgomery County: 2,529 cases, 29 hospitalizations, and 5 deaths
  • Nelson County: 125 cases, 6 hospitalizations, and 2 deaths
  • Patrick County: 302 cases, 53 hospitalizations, and 26 deaths
  • Pittsylvania County: 1,220 cases, 71 hospitalizations, and 16 deaths
  • Pulaski County: 269 cases, 15 hospitalizations, and 6 deaths
  • Radford: 862 cases, 11 hospitalizations, and 1 death
  • Roanoke City: 2,385 cases, 89 hospitalizations, and 35 deaths
  • Roanoke County: 1,271 cases, 43 hospitalizations, and 9 deaths
  • Rockbridge County: 147 cases, 7 hospitalizations, and 3 deaths
  • Salem: 447 cases, 19 hospitalizations, and 6 deaths
  • Wythe County: 314 cases, 26 hospitalizations, and 6 deaths

Since Sunday, Oct. 18, VDH reported 34 new cases in Roanoke City, 21 in Bedford County, 21 in Montgomery County, 16 in Radford, 11 in Lynchburg, 10 in Roanoke County, eight in Salem, seven in Halifax County, six in Campbell County, six in Carroll County, six in Franklin County, four in Amherst County, three in Appomattox County, three in Danville, three in Grayson County, three in Martinsville, two in Giles County, two in Henry County, two in Pittsylvania County, two in Pulaski County, one in Charlotte County, one in Patrick County, and one in Wythe County.

In addition, of the 24 new virus-related deaths reported on Monday morning, the department says three are from Roanoke City, one is from Danville, and one is from Pittsylvania County.

Health officials say the department has received 11,882 total records of confirmed and probable virus-related hospitalizations around Virginia as of Monday, which is 21 more hospitalizations than VDH reported on Sunday.

Of those newly-reported hospitalizations from Monday, one is from Carroll County, one is from Franklin County, one is from Patrick County, one is from Radford, and one is from Roanoke City.

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