VDH Monday update: More than 900 new COVID-19 cases reported while total deaths reach 3,581

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RICHMOND, Va. (WFXR) — The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) reported a total of 174,275 COVID-19 cases and 3,581 virus-related deaths as of Monday morning, including 904 new confirmed and probable cases and two new confirmed and probable fatalities reported around the Commonwealth.

Virginia health officials confirmed 162,427 cases and 3,331 deaths are related to the virus as of Monday, Oct. 26. However, 11,848 cases and 250 deaths are still reported as “probable.”

Health officials reported 904 new COVID-19 cases and two new virus-related deaths around the Commonwealth as of Monday, Oct. 26. (Photo: Courtesy Virginia Department of Health)

According to VDH’s Monday update, more than 22,000 cases have been reported from the following localities in southwest and central Virginia:

  • Alleghany County: 113 cases, 11 hospitalizations, and 4 deaths
  • Amherst County: 573 cases, 22 hospitalizations, and 5 deaths
  • Appomattox County: 290 cases, 18 hospitalizations, and 6 deaths
  • Bath County: 24 cases and 1 hospitalization
  • Bedford County: 1,186 cases, 54 hospitalizations, and 17 deaths
  • Bland County: 70 cases, 3 hospitalizations, and 5 deaths
  • Botetourt County: 383 cases, 26 hospitalizations, and 12 deaths
  • Buena Vista: 121 cases, 5 hospitalizations, and 1 death
  • Campbell County: 705 cases, 28 hospitalizations, and 8 deaths
  • Carroll County: 602 cases, 49 hospitalizations, and 29 deaths
  • Charlotte County: 212 cases, 10 hospitalizations, and 1 death
  • Covington: 35 cases and 1 hospitalization
  • Craig County: 49 cases and 4 hospitalizations
  • Danville: 1,173 cases, 108 hospitalizations, and 42 deaths
  • Floyd County: 243 cases, 13 hospitalizations, and 15 deaths
  • Franklin County: 806 cases, 34 hospitalizations, and 5 deaths
  • Galax: 443 cases, 41 hospitalizations, and 30 deaths
  • Giles County: 129 cases and 4 hospitalizations
  • Grayson County: 374 cases, 30 hospitalizations, and 19 deaths
  • Halifax County: 510 cases, 15 hospitalizations, and 8 deaths
  • Henry County: 1,307 cases, 134 hospitalizations, and 31 deaths
  • Highland County: 10 cases
  • Lexington: 233 cases, 3 hospitalizations, and 1 death
  • Lynchburg: 1,936 cases, 58 hospitalizations, and 25 deaths
  • Martinsville: 479 cases, 64 hospitalizations, and 24 deaths
  • Montgomery County: 2,738 cases, 32 hospitalizations, and 5 deaths
  • Nelson County: 136 cases, 8 hospitalizations, and 2 deaths
  • Patrick County: 319 cases, 58 hospitalizations, and 27 deaths
  • Pittsylvania County: 1,275 cases, 78 hospitalizations, and 17 deaths
  • Pulaski County: 293 cases, 16 hospitalizations, and 6 deaths
  • Radford: 925 cases, 11 hospitalizations, and 1 death
  • Roanoke City: 2,695 cases, 96 hospitalizations, and 37 deaths
  • Roanoke County: 1,468 cases, 47 hospitalizations, and 14 deaths
  • Rockbridge County: 151 cases, 7 hospitalizations, and 3 deaths
  • Salem: 534 cases, 26 hospitalizations, and 6 deaths
  • Wythe County: 334 cases, 27 hospitalizations, and 6 deaths

Since Sunday, Oct. 25, VDH reported 48 new cases in Roanoke City, 26 in Montgomery County, 16 in Halifax County, 15 in Franklin County, 14 in Henry County, 13 in Lynchburg, 10 in Roanoke County, seven in Lexington, six in Bedford County, six in Bland County, four in Carroll County, four in Danville, four in Giles County, four in Pittsylvania County, four in Pulaski County, three in Campbell County, three in Galax, two in Alleghany County, two in Botetourt County, two in Floyd County, two in Radford, two in Salem, two in Wythe County, one in Patrick County, and one in Rockbridge County.

In addition, of the two new virus-related deaths reported on Monday, the department says one is from Amherst County.

Health officials say they have received 12,260 total records of confirmed and probable virus-related hospitalizations around Virginia as of Monday, which is 27 more hospitalizations than VDH reported on Sunday.

Of those newly reported-hospitalizations from Monday, two are from Lynchburg, one is from Bedford County, one is from Danville, and one is from Salem.

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