VDH reports 197 new coronavirus cases, 30 new hospitalizations as of Wednesday

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RICHMOND, Va. (WFXR) — Virginia health officials reported 197 new coronavirus cases and seven new virus-related deaths as of Wednesday, bringing the Commonwealth’s total COVID-19 count up to 677,210 confirmed and probable cases and 11,260 confirmed and probable fatalities.

The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) confirmed 526,992 cases and 9,499 deaths are related to the virus as of Wednesday, June 9. However, 150,218 cases and 1,761 deaths are still reported as “probable.”

Health officials reported 197 new COVID-19 cases, 30 new virus-related hospitalizations, and seven new virus-related deaths around the Commonwealth as of June 9, 2021. (Photo: Courtesy Virginia Department of Health)

According to VDH’s Wednesday update, more than 102,000 cases have been reported from the following localities in southwest and central Virginia:

  • Alleghany County: 1,371 cases, 60 hospitalizations, and 49 deaths
  • Amherst County: 2,972 cases, 124 hospitalizations, and 38 deaths
  • Appomattox County: 1,623 cases, 71 hospitalizations, and 26 deaths
  • Bath County: 271 cases, 10 hospitalizations, and 10 deaths
  • Bedford County: 6,630 cases, 242 hospitalizations, and 109 deaths
  • Bland County: 681 cases, 27 hospitalizations, and 10 deaths
  • Botetourt County: 2,563 cases, 65 hospitalizations, and 38 deaths
  • Buena Vista: 922 cases, 23 hospitalizations, and 22 deaths
  • Campbell County: 4,583 cases, 184 hospitalizations, and 86 deaths
  • Carroll County: 2,714 cases, 224 hospitalizations, and 77 deaths
  • Charlotte County: 870 cases (-3), 56 hospitalizations, and 21 deaths
  • Covington: 610 cases, 31 hospitalizations, and 14 deaths
  • Craig County: 323 cases, 18 hospitalizations, and 6 deaths
  • Danville: 4,480 cases (-3), 302 hospitalizations, and 141 deaths
  • Floyd County: 878 cases, 31 hospitalizations, and 23 deaths
  • Franklin County: 4,090 cases, 197 hospitalizations, and 80 deaths
  • Galax: 1,171 cases (-2), 95 hospitalizations (-1), and 53 deaths
  • Giles County: 1,312 cases, 51 hospitalizations, and 22 deaths
  • Grayson County: 1,503 cases, 100 hospitalizations, and 36 deaths
  • Halifax County: 2,832 cases, 79 hospitalizations, and 78 deaths
  • Henry County: 4,667 cases370 hospitalizations, and 124 deaths
  • Highland County: 109 cases, 1 hospitalization, and 1 death
  • Lexington: 1,208 cases, 26 hospitalizations, and 32 deaths
  • Lynchburg: 7,835 cases, 342 hospitalizations (-1), and 154 deaths
  • Martinsville: 1,621 cases, 165 hospitalizations, and 78 deaths
  • Montgomery County: 9,412 cases, 192 hospitalizations, and 96 deaths
  • Nelson County: 893 cases, 41 hospitalizations, and 13 deaths
  • Patrick County: 1,389 cases, 110 hospitalizations, and 43 deaths
  • Pittsylvania County: 5,587 cases, 256 hospitalizations, and 82 deaths
  • Pulaski County: 2,690 cases, 127 hospitalizations, and 62 deaths
  • Radford: 2,169 cases (-1), 40 hospitalizations, and 19 deaths
  • Roanoke City: 8,554 cases, 258 hospitalizations, and 196 deaths
  • Roanoke County: 8,353 cases, 185 hospitalizations, and 146 deaths
  • Rockbridge County: 1,555 cases, 54 hospitalizations, and 46 deaths
  • Salem: 2,201 cases73 hospitalizations (-1), and 50 deaths
  • Wythe County: 2,700 cases, 157 hospitalizations, and 81 deaths

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

Since Tuesday, June 8, the VDH reported nine new COVID-19 cases in Wythe County, eight in Bedford County, seven in Roanoke City, seven in Roanoke County, six in Campbell County, six in Rockbridge County, four in Franklin County, four in Montgomery County, four in Salem, two in Alleghany County, two in Botetourt County, two in Buena Vista, two in Grayson County, two in Henry County, one in Amherst County, one in Appomattox County, one in Carroll County, one in Floyd County, one in Lynchburg, one in Pittsylvania County, and one in Pulaski County.

In addition, of the seven new virus-related deaths reported on Wednesday, health officials say one is from Radford.

However, between Tuesday and Wednesday, the VDH reported one less coronavirus case in Radford, one less hospitalization in Lynchburg, one less hospitalization in Salem, two less cases and one less hospitalization in Galax, three less cases in Charlotte County, and three less cases in Danville.

The department has received 30,050 total records of confirmed and probable virus-related hospitalizations around Virginia as of Wednesday, which is 30 more hospitalizations than VDH reported on Tuesday.

Of those newly-reported hospitalizations from Wednesday, two are from Campbell County, one is from Grayson County, one is from Henry County, and one is from Pittsylvania County.

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