VDH reports 142 new coronavirus cases, 11 new deaths as of Friday

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RICHMOND, Va. (WFXR) — On Friday morning, Virginia health officials reported 142 new coronavirus cases and 11 new virus-related deaths, bringing the Commonwealth’s total COVID-19 count up to 679,472 confirmed and probable cases and 11,389 confirmed and probable fatalities.

The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) confirmed 528,890 cases and 9,615 deaths are related to the virus as of Friday, June 25. However, 150,582 cases and 1,774 deaths are still reported as “probable.”

Health officials reported 142 new COVID-19 cases, 14 new virus-related hospitalizations, and 11 new virus-related deaths around the Commonwealth as of June 25, 2021. (Photo: Courtesy Virginia Department of Health)

According to VDH’s Friday count, more than 103,000 cases have been reported from the following localities in southwest and central Virginia:

  • Alleghany County: 1,373 cases65 hospitalizations, and 50 deaths
  • Amherst County: 2,985 cases, 129 hospitalizations, and 40 deaths
  • Appomattox County: 1,623 cases, 72 hospitalizations, and 26 deaths
  • Bath County: 274 cases, 10 hospitalizations, and 11 deaths
  • Bedford County: 6,661 cases, 246 hospitalizations, and 109 deaths
  • Bland County: 687 cases, 28 hospitalizations, and 10 deaths
  • Botetourt County: 2,599 cases, 66 hospitalizations, and 38 deaths
  • Buena Vista: 930 cases, 25 hospitalizations, and 22 deaths
  • Campbell County: 4,6881 cases, 206 hospitalizations, and 96 deaths
  • Carroll County: 2,719 cases, 226 hospitalizations, and 79 deaths
  • Charlotte County: 870 cases, 56 hospitalizations, and 21 deaths
  • Covington: 611 cases, 32 hospitalizations, and 14 deaths
  • Craig County: 323 cases, 18 hospitalizations, and 6 deaths
  • Danville: 4,493 cases, 304 hospitalizations, and 140 deaths
  • Floyd County: 885 cases, 31 hospitalizations, and 22 deaths
  • Franklin County: 4,105 cases, 197 hospitalizations, and 80 deaths
  • Galax: 1,173 cases, 95 hospitalizations, and 53 deaths
  • Giles County: 1,331 cases, 55 hospitalizations, and 22 deaths
  • Grayson County: 1,508 cases, 101 hospitalizations, and 38 deaths
  • Halifax County: 2,839 cases, 81 hospitalizations, and 78 deaths
  • Henry County: 4,672 cases, 372 hospitalizations, and 124 deaths
  • Highland County: 110 cases, 1 hospitalization, and 1 death
  • Lexington: 1,205 cases, 29 hospitalizations, and 33 deaths
  • Lynchburg: 7,574 cases (-229), 327 hospitalizations (-11), and 150 deaths (-4)
  • Martinsville: 1,629 cases, 168 hospitalizations, and 79 deaths
  • Montgomery County: 9,422 cases, 193 hospitalizations, and 98 deaths
  • Nelson County: 893 cases, 41 hospitalizations, and 13 deaths
  • Patrick County: 1,394 cases, 113 hospitalizations, and 43 deaths
  • Pittsylvania County: 5,612 cases, 266 hospitalizations, and 82 deaths (-1)
  • Pulaski County: 2,711 cases, 131 hospitalizations, and 62 deaths
  • Radford: 2,177 cases, 40 hospitalizations, and 19 deaths
  • Roanoke City: 8,594 cases, 262 hospitalizations, and 197 deaths
  • Roanoke County: 8,426 cases186 hospitalizations, and 147 deaths
  • Rockbridge County: 1,565 cases, 56 hospitalizations, and 48 deaths
  • Salem: 2,215 cases, 73 hospitalizations, and 50 deaths
  • Wythe County: 2,726 cases, 163 hospitalizations, and 81 deaths

**items in bold indicate new cases, hospitalizations, and/or deaths from previous day’s totals**

Since Thursday, June 24, the VDH reported 231 new COVID-19 cases in Campbell County, marking the locality’s largest single-day increase in cases; two in Alleghany County; two in Franklin County; two in Giles County; two in Rockbridge County; one in Appomattox County; one in Bedford County; one in Botetourt County; one in Carroll County; one in Henry County; one in Montgomery County; one in Pittsylvania County; one in Roanoke City; and one in Roanoke County.

In addition, of the 11 new virus-related deaths reported on Friday, health officials say five are from Campbell County and one is from Montgomery County.

However, between Thursday and Friday, the VDH reported one less coronavirus death in Pittsylvania County, as well as 229 less cases, 11 less hospitalizations, and four less deaths in Lynchburg.

The department has received 30,350 total records of confirmed and probable virus-related hospitalizations around Virginia as of Friday, which is 14 more hospitalizations than VDH reported on Thursday.

Of these newly-reported hospitalizations from Friday, 10 are from Campbell County, two are from Amherst County, one is from Alleghany County, one is from Roanoke County, and one is from Rockbridge County.

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