VDH Friday update: Virginia sees 1,115 new COVID-19 cases while total deaths reach 2,711

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RICHMOND, Va. (WFXR) — The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) reported a total of 131,640 COVID-19 cases and 2,711 virus-related deaths as of Friday, including 1,115 new confirmed and probable diagnoses and three new confirmed and probable fatalities around the Commonwealth.

Virginia health officials confirmed 125,703 cases and 2,578 deaths are related to the virus as of Friday, Sept. 11. However, 5,937 cases and 133 deaths are still reported as “probable.”

Health officials reported 1,115 new COVID-19 cases and three new virus-related deaths around the Commonwealth as of Friday, Sept. 11. (Photo: Courtesy Virginia Department of Health)

According to VDH’s Friday report, more than 8,000 cases have been reported from the following localities in southwest and central Virginia:

  • Alleghany County: 75 cases, 8 hospitalizations, and 4 deaths
  • Amherst County: 333 cases, 11 hospitalizations, and 1 death
  • Appomattox County: 190 cases, 10 hospitalizations, and 1 death
  • Bath County: 4 cases
  • Bedford County: 650 cases, 27 hospitalizations, and 9 deaths
  • Bland County: 64 cases, 2 hospitalizations, and 1 death
  • Botetourt County: 272 cases, 23 hospitalizations, and 10 deaths
  • Buena Vista: 77 cases, 4 hospitalizations, and 1 death
  • Campbell County: 366 cases, 10 hospitalizations, and 3 deaths
  • Carroll County: 452 cases, 36 hospitalizations, and 19 deaths
  • Charlotte County: 95 cases and 5 hospitalizations
  • Covington: 29 cases and 1 hospitalization
  • Craig County: 25 cases and 1 hospitalization
  • Danville: 716 cases, 71 hospitalizations, and 17 deaths
  • Floyd County: 172 cases, 10 hospitalizations, and 3 deaths
  • Franklin County: 263 cases, 15 hospitalizations, and 1 death
  • Galax: 403 cases, 41 hospitalizations, and 28 deaths
  • Giles County: 65 cases and 2 hospitalizations
  • Grayson County: 269 cases, 22 hospitalizations, and 8 deaths
  • Halifax County: 267 cases, 7 hospitalizations, and 4 deaths
  • Henry County: 943 cases, 106 hospitalizations, and 16 deaths
  • Highland County: 6 cases
  • Lexington: 46 cases, 3 hospitalizations, and 1 death
  • Lynchburg: 1,147 cases, 34 hospitalizations, and 5 deaths
  • Martinsville: 358 cases, 53 hospitalizations, and 6 deaths
  • Montgomery County: 1,211 cases, 17 hospitalizations, and 4 deaths
  • Nelson County: 91 cases and 4 hospitalizations
  • Patrick County: 249 cases, 48 hospitalizations, and 13 deaths
  • Pittsylvania County: 891 cases, 42 hospitalizations, and 6 deaths
  • Pulaski County: 159 cases, 11 hospitalizations, and 3 deaths
  • Radford: 632 cases and 4 hospitalizations
  • Roanoke City: 1,359 cases, 55 hospitalizations, and 15 deaths
  • Roanoke County: 687 cases, 24 hospitalizations, and 5 deaths
  • Rockbridge County: 89 cases, 4 hospitalizations, and 2 deaths
  • Salem: 243 cases, 10 hospitalizations, and 4 deaths
  • Wythe County: 201 cases, 20 hospitalizations, and 3 deaths

Since Thursday, Sept. 10, VDH reported 71 new cases in Montgomery County, 30 in Roanoke City, 20 in Bedford County, `6 in Lynchburg, 12 in Radford, 11 in Pittsylvania County, 10 in Roanoke County, seven in Campbell County, seven in Martinsville, six in Danville, six in Floyd County, six in Henry Countyfive in Amherst County, five in Appomattox County, five in Charlotte County, four in Franklin County, three in Bland County, three in Botetourt County, three in Halifax County, three in Patrick County, three in Salem, two in Alleghany County, two in Carroll County, two in Giles County, two in Grayson County, and single new cases in several other localities.

In addition, of the three new deaths reported on Friday, the department says one is from Rockbridge County.

Health officials say they have received a total of 10,155 confirmed and probable virus-related hospitalizations around Virginia as of Friday. Of the newly reported hospitalizations on Friday, two are from Danville, two are from Pittsylvania County, one is from Bedford County, one is from Charlotte County, one is from Henry County, one is from Martinsville, one is from Radford, one is from Roanoke City, and one is from Rockbridge County.

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