VDH reports 1,235 new COVID-19 cases, 27 new deaths as of Friday

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RICHMOND, Va. (WFXR) — Virginia health officials reported 1,235 new COVID-19 cases and 27 new virus-related deaths as of Friday morning, bringing the Commonwealth’s total coronavirus count up to 199,262 confirmed and probable cases and 3,785 confirmed and probable fatalities.

The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) confirmed 181,476 cases and 3,513 deaths are related to the virus as of Friday, Nov. 13. However, 17,786 cases and 272 deaths are still reported as “probable.”

Health officials reported 1,235 new COVID-19 cases and 27 new virus-related deaths around the Commonwealth as of Friday, Nov. 13. (Photo: Courtesy Virginia Department of Health)

According to VDH’s Friday report, more than 28,000 cases have been reported from the following localities in southwest and central Virginia:

  • Alleghany County: 228 cases, 14 hospitalizations, and 6 deaths
  • Amherst County: 665 cases, 29 hospitalizations, and 6 deaths
  • Appomattox County: 341 cases, 19 hospitalizations, and 6 deaths
  • Bath County: 34 cases and 1 hospitalization
  • Bedford County: 1,500 cases, 65 hospitalizations, and 18 deaths
  • Bland County: 102 cases, 4 hospitalizations, and 5 deaths
  • Botetourt County: 570 cases, 28 hospitalizations, and 13 deaths
  • Buena Vista: 152 cases, 6 hospitalizations, and 1 death
  • Campbell County: 909 cases, 33 hospitalizations, and 11 deaths
  • Carroll County: 731 cases, 57 hospitalizations, and 29 deaths
  • Charlotte County: 251 cases, 23 hospitalizations, and 2 deaths
  • Covington: 88 cases and 2 hospitalizations
  • Craig County: 66 cases and 3 hospitalizations
  • Danville: 1,401 cases, 131 hospitalizations, and 47 deaths
  • Floyd County: 278 cases, 14 hospitalizations, and 15 deaths
  • Franklin County: 1,219 cases, 46 hospitalizations, and 7 deaths
  • Galax: 492 cases, 45 hospitalizations, and 30 deaths
  • Giles County: 192 cases and 6 hospitalizations
  • Grayson County: 444 cases, 35 hospitalizations, and 20 deaths
  • Halifax County: 657 cases, 16 hospitalizations, and 10 deaths
  • Henry County: 1,559 cases, 156 hospitalizations, and 37 deaths
  • Highland County: 13 cases
  • Lexington: 282 cases, 6 hospitalizations, and 1 death
  • Lynchburg: 2,277 cases, 71 hospitalizations, and 27 deaths
  • Martinsville: 549 cases, 71 hospitalizations, and 24 deaths
  • Montgomery County: 3,357 cases, 42 hospitalizations, and 7 deaths
  • Nelson County: 148 cases, 9 hospitalizations, and 2 deaths
  • Patrick County: 382 cases, 61 hospitalizations, and 27 deaths
  • Pittsylvania County: 1,481 cases, 95 hospitalizations, and 18 deaths
  • Pulaski County: 409 cases, 29 hospitalizations, and 8 deaths
  • Radford: 1,025 cases, 20 hospitalizations, and 2 deaths
  • Roanoke City: 3,400 cases, 119 hospitalizations, and 54 deaths
  • Roanoke County: 2,050 cases, 59 hospitalizations, and 24 deaths
  • Rockbridge County: 192 cases, 8 hospitalizations, and 3 deaths
  • Salem: 705 cases, 30 hospitalizations, and 14 deaths
  • Wythe County: 436 cases, 33 hospitalizations, and 7 deaths

Since Thursday, Nov. 12, VDH reported 31 new cases in Montgomery County, 30 in Roanoke County, 22 in Franklin County, 20 in Roanoke City, 18 in Bedford County, 18 in Campbell County, 16 in Henry County, 16 in Pulaski County, 13 in Botetourt County, 13 in Wythe County, 12 in Lynchburg, 11 in Danville, 10 in Pittsylvania County, 10 in Rockbridge County, eight in Carroll County, seven in Martinsville, six in Bland County, five in Buena Vista, five in Giles County, five in Salem, four in Galax, four in Grayson County, four in Patrick County, three in Appomattox County, three in Covington, three in Halifax County, two in Amherst County, two in Bath County, two in Charlotte County, one in Nelson County, and one in Radford.

In addition, of the 27 new virus-related deaths reported around the Commonwealth on Friday, the department says nine are from the localities listed above. More specifically, two are from Roanoke City, two are from Roanoke County, two are from Salem, one is from Campbell County, one is from Henry County, and one is from Pittsylvania County.

Health officials say they have received 13,408 total records of confirmed and probable virus-related hospitalizations around Virginia as of Friday, which is 69 more hospitalizations than VDH reported on Thursday.

Of these newly reported hospitalizations from Friday, two are from Pulaski County, one is from Amherst County, one is from Botetourt County, one is from Danville, one is from Franklin County, one is from Henry County, one is from Martinsville, one is from Montgomery County, one is from Roanoke City, and one is from Roanoke County.

However, between Thursday and Friday, VDH reported two less coronavirus cases in Alleghany County, one less case in Lexington, and one less hospitalization in Campbell County.

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