VDH reports 1,111 new coronavirus cases while total deaths climb to 2,662 as of Friday; more than 100 new cases reported from Montgomery Co.

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RICHMOND, Va. (WFXR) — The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) reported a total of 124,779 COVID-19 cases and 2,662 virus-related deaths, including 1,111 new confirmed and probable diagnoses and 10 new confirmed and probable fatalities around the Commonwealth

Virginia health officials confirmed 119,259 cases and 2,529 deaths are related to the virus as of Friday, Sept. 4. However, 5,520 cases and 133 deaths are still reported as “probable.”

Health officials reported 1,111 new COVID-19 cases and 10 new virus-related deaths around the Commonwealth as of Friday, Sept. 4. (Photo: Courtesy Virginia Department of Health)

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

  • Alleghany County: 69 cases, 8 hospitalizations, and 4 deaths
  • Amherst County: 319 cases, 9 hospitalizations, and 1 death
  • Appomattox County: 179 cases, 10 hospitalizations, and 1 death
  • Bath County: 4 cases
  • Bedford County: 593 cases, 23 hospitalizations, and 9 deaths
  • Bland County: 59 cases, 2 hospitalizations, and 1 death
  • Botetourt County: 255 cases, 22 hospitalizations, and 10 deaths
  • Buena Vista: 76 cases, 4 hospitalizations, and 1 death
  • Campbell County: 342 cases, 9 hospitalizations, and 3 deaths
  • Carroll County: 421 cases, 35 hospitalizations, and 19 deaths
  • Charlotte County: 78 cases and 4 hospitalizations
  • Covington: 26 cases
  • Craig County: 22 cases and 1 hospitalization
  • Danville: 647 cases, 66 hospitalizations, and 16 deaths
  • Floyd County: 153 cases, 6 hospitalizations, and 2 deaths
  • Franklin County: 235 cases, 12 hospitalizations, and 1 death
  • Galax: 401 cases, 40 hospitalizations, and 28 deaths
  • Giles County: 54 cases and 2 hospitalizations
  • Grayson County: 228 cases, 23 hospitalizations, and 8 deaths
  • Halifax County: 219 cases, 6 hospitalizations, and 2 deaths
  • Henry County: 880 cases, 94 hospitalizations, and 16 deaths
  • Highland County: 6 cases
  • Lexington: 43 cases, 3 hospitalizations, and 1 death
  • Lynchburg: 1,048 cases, 32 hospitalizations, and 5 deaths
  • Martinsville: 334 cases, 49 hospitalizations, and 6 deaths
  • Montgomery County: 766 cases, 16 hospitalizations, and 4 deaths
  • Nelson County: 87 cases and 3 hospitalizations
  • Patrick County: 242 cases, 47 hospitalizations, and 13 deaths
  • Pittsylvania County: 827 cases, 38 hospitalizations, and 4 deaths
  • Pulaski County: 145 cases, 10 hospitalizations, and 3 deaths
  • Radford: 550 cases and 3 hospitalizations
  • Roanoke City: 1,220 cases, 50 hospitalizations, and 15 deaths
  • Roanoke County: 634 cases, 23 hospitalizations, and 5 deaths
  • Rockbridge County: 84 cases, 3 hospitalizations, and 1 death
  • Salem: 218 cases, 9 hospitalizations, and 4 deaths
  • Wythe County: 185 cases, 19 hospitalizations, and 3 deaths

Since Thursday, Sept. 3, VDH has reported 106 new cases in Montgomery County, 23 in Lynchburg, 23 in Radford, 21 in Roanoke City, 20 in Pittsylvania County, 17 in Bedford County, 17 in Danville, 12 in Roanoke County, 10 in Franklin County, 10 in Henry County, nine in Bland County, eight in Carroll County, seven in Wythe County, six in Amherst County, four in Martinsville, four in Salem, three in Grayson County, three in Halifax County, three in Patrick County, three in Pulaski County, two in Giles County, one in Alleghany County, one in Appomattox County, one in Buena Vista, and one in Charlotte County.

In addition, the department reported the first virus-related death from Lexington as of Friday, as well as one new death from Roanoke County.

Health officials say the department has received a total of 9,798 confirmed and probable virus-related hospitalizations around Virginia as of Friday. Of the newly-reported hospitalizations on Friday, four are from Roanoke City, one is from Appomattox County, one is from Bedford County, one is from Bland County, one is from Franklin County, one is from Henry County, one is from Lexington, one is from Lynchburg, one is from Martinsville, and one is from Roanoke County.

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