VDH reports 227 new coronavirus cases, 13 new deaths as of Sunday

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RICHMOND, Va. (WFXR) – The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) reported 227 new coronavirus cases and 13 new virus-related deaths as of Sunday morning, bringing the Commonwealth’s total COVID-19 count up to 675,392 confirmed and probable cases and 11,173 confirmed and probable fatalities.

Virginia health officials confirmed 525,447 cases and 9,429 deaths are related to the virus as of Sunday, May 30. However, 149,945 cases and 1,744 deaths are still reported as “probable.”

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

  • Alleghany County: 1,363 cases, 60 hospitalizations, and 49 deaths
  • Amherst County: 2,955 cases, 124 hospitalizations, and 37 deaths
  • Appomattox County: 1,615 cases, 71 hospitalizations, and 25 deaths
  • Bath County: 273 cases, 10 hospitalizations, and 10 deaths
  • Bedford County: 6,571 cases (-1)239 hospitalizations, and 105 deaths
  • Bland County: 680 cases, 27 hospitalizations, and 10 deaths
  • Botetourt County: 2,551 cases, 65 hospitalizations, and 38 deaths
  • Buena Vista: 915 cases, 23 hospitalizations, and 22 deaths
  • Campbell County: 4,555 cases, 179 hospitalizations, and 89 deaths
  • Carroll County: 2,685 cases, 218 hospitalizations, and 75 deaths
  • Charlotte County: 873 cases, 56 hospitalizations, and 21 deaths
  • Covington: 606 cases, 29 hospitalizations, and 14 deaths
  • Craig County: 322 cases, 18 hospitalizations, and 6 deaths
  • Danville: 4,465 cases, 297 hospitalizations, and 140 deaths
  • Floyd County: 875 cases, 31 hospitalizations, and 23 deaths
  • Franklin County: 4,082 cases, 192 hospitalizations, and 78 deaths
  • Galax: 1,174 cases, 97 hospitalizations, and 53 deaths
  • Giles County: 1,297 cases, 51 hospitalizations, and 22 deaths
  • Grayson County: 1,490 cases, 96 hospitalizations, and 35 deaths
  • Halifax County: 2,825 cases, 79 hospitalizations, and 78 deaths
  • Henry County: 4,649 cases, 367 hospitalizations, and 124 deaths
  • Highland County: 109 cases, 1 hospitalization, and 1 death
  • Lexington: 1,204 cases (-1), 26 hospitalizations, and 32 deaths
  • Lynchburg: 7,834 cases (-2), 340 hospitalizations, and 153 deaths
  • Martinsville: 1,618 cases, 164 hospitalizations, and 77 deaths
  • Montgomery County: 9,411 cases, 191 hospitalizations, and 97 deaths
  • Nelson County: 895 cases, 41 hospitalizations, and 13 deaths
  • Patrick County: 1,377 cases, 108 hospitalizations, and 43 deaths
  • Pittsylvania County: 5,575 cases (-1), 252 hospitalizations, and 83 deaths
  • Pulaski County: 2,676 cases, 127 hospitalizations, and 61 deaths
  • Radford: 2,168 cases, 40 hospitalizations, and 18 deaths
  • Roanoke City: 8,504 cases, 253 hospitalizations (-1), and 193 deaths
  • Roanoke County: 8,300 cases, 179 hospitalizations, and 145 deaths
  • Rockbridge County: 1,550 cases, 53 hospitalizations, and 46 deaths
  • Salem: 2,190 cases, 72 hospitalizations, and 50 deaths
  • Wythe County: 2,678 cases, 158 hospitalizations, and 81 deaths

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

Since Saturday, May 29, the VDH reported three new COVID-19 cases in Pulaski County, two in Campbell County, two in Danville, two in Montgomery County, one in Amherst County, one in Appomattox County, one in Franklin County, one in Giles County, one in Halifax County, one in Henry County, and one in Radford.

In addition, of the 13 new virus-related deaths reported on Sunday, health officials say one is from Covington and one is from Danville.

However, between Saturday and Sunday, the VDH reported one less coronavirus hospitalization in Roanoke City, one less case in Bedford County, one less case in Lexington, one less case in Pittsylvania County, and two less cases in Lynchburg.

The department has received 29,734 total records of confirmed and probable virus-related hospitalizations around Virginia as of Sunday, which is 21 more hospitalizations than VDH reported on Saturday.

Of these newly-reported hospitalizations from Sunday, two are from Franklin County and one is from Bedford County.

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