VDH reports 258 new COVID-19 cases, 10 new deaths as of Thursday

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RICHMOND, Va. (WFXR) — On Thursday morning, Virginia health officials reported a total of 676,041 coronavirus cases and 11,216 virus-related deaths, which includes 258 new confirmed and probable cases and 10 new confirmed and probable fatalities from around the Commonwealth.

The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) confirmed 526,049 cases and 9,464 deaths are related to the virus as of Thursday, June 3. However, 149,992 cases and 1,752 deaths are still reported as “probable.”

Health officials reported 258 new COVID-19 cases, 55 new virus-related hospitalizations, and 10 new virus-related deaths around the Commonwealth as of June 3, 2021. (Photo: Courtesy Virginia Department of Health)

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

  • Alleghany County: 1,362 cases (-2)60 hospitalizations (-1), and 49 deaths
  • Amherst County: 2,962 cases, 124 hospitalizations, and 37 deaths
  • Appomattox County: 1,617 cases, 71 hospitalizations, and 26 deaths
  • Bath County: 273 cases, 10 hospitalizations, and 10 deaths
  • Bedford County: 6,617 cases, 244 hospitalizations, and 109 deaths
  • Bland County: 681 cases, 27 hospitalizations, and 10 deaths
  • Botetourt County: 2,554 cases, 65 hospitalizations, and 38 deaths
  • Buena Vista: 916 cases, 23 hospitalizations, and 22 deaths
  • Campbell County: 4,562 cases, 181 hospitalizations, and 86 deaths (-1)
  • Carroll County: 2,695 cases, 222 hospitalizations, and 77 deaths
  • Charlotte County: 874 cases, 56 hospitalizations, and 21 deaths
  • Covington: 611 cases30 hospitalizations, and 14 deaths
  • Craig County: 322 cases, 18 hospitalizations, and 6 deaths
  • Danville: 4,471 cases, 299 hospitalizations, and 141 deaths
  • Floyd County: 876 cases, 31 hospitalizations, and 23 deaths
  • Franklin County: 4,081 cases (-1), 193 hospitalizations, and 79 deaths
  • Galax: 1,176 cases, 97 hospitalizations, and 53 deaths
  • Giles County: 1,303 cases, 51 hospitalizations, and 22 deaths
  • Grayson County: 1,495 cases, 97 hospitalizations, and 35 deaths
  • Halifax County: 2,827 cases, 79 hospitalizations, and 78 deaths
  • Henry County: 4,654 cases368 hospitalizations, and 124 deaths
  • Highland County: 109 cases, 1 hospitalization, and 1 death
  • Lexington: 1,211 cases, 26 hospitalizations, and 32 deaths
  • Lynchburg: 7,800 cases (-38), 338 hospitalizations (-1), and 154 deaths
  • Martinsville: 1,619 cases, 164 hospitalizations, and 77 deaths
  • Montgomery County: 9,412 cases, 191 hospitalizations, and 96 deaths
  • Nelson County: 895 cases, 41 hospitalizations, and 13 deaths
  • Patrick County: 1,381 cases, 109 hospitalizations, and 43 deaths
  • Pittsylvania County: 5,580 cases, 254 hospitalizations, and 82 deaths
  • Pulaski County: 2,683 cases, 127 hospitalizations, and 61 deaths
  • Radford: 2,168 cases, 40 hospitalizations, and 18 deaths
  • Roanoke City: 8,517 cases, 256 hospitalizations, and 194 deaths
  • Roanoke County: 8,312 cases, 182 hospitalizations, and 145 deaths
  • Rockbridge County: 1,547 cases (-1), 54 hospitalizations, and 46 deaths
  • Salem: 2,189 cases73 hospitalizations, and 50 deaths
  • Wythe County: 2,685 cases, 158 hospitalizations, and 81 deaths

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

Since Wednesday, June 2, the VDH reported 34 new COVID-19 cases in Bedford County, nine in Campbell County, seven in Roanoke City, five in Amherst County, five in Carroll County, five in Roanoke County, five in Wythe County, four in Patrick County, three in Giles County, three in Henry County, three in Lexington, three in Pittsylvania County, two in Botetourt County, two in Covington, one in Appomattox County, one in Bland County, one in Buena Vista, one in Floyd County, one in Galax, one in Grayson County, one in Halifax County, one in Montgomery County, one in Pulaski County, one in Radford, and one in Salem.

In addition, of the 10 new virus-related deaths reported on Thursday, the department says two are from Bedford County and one is from Roanoke City.

However, between Wednesday and Thursday, the VDH reported one less coronavirus case in Franklin County, one less case in Rockbridge County, one less death in Campbell County, two less cases and one less hospitalization in Alleghany County, and 38 less cases and one less hospitalization in Lynchburg.

Health officials say they have received 29,870 total records of confirmed and probable virus-related hospitalizations around Virginia as of Thursday, which is 55 more hospitalizations than VDH reported on Wednesday.

Of these newly-reported hospitalizations from Thursday, four are from Bedford County, three are from Carroll County, three are from Roanoke City, one is from Campbell County, one is from Covington, one is from Grayson County, one is from Henry County, one is from Patrick County, one is from Pittsylvania County, one is from Roanoke County, and one is from Salem.

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