VDH reports 3 new COVID-19 hospitalizations, smallest single-day increase since March 2020; 90 new COVID-19 cases as of Monday

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RICHMOND, Va. (WFXR) — The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) reported 90 new coronavirus cases and nine new virus-related deaths as of Monday morning, bringing the Commonwealth’s total COVID-19 count up to 676,831 confirmed and probable cases and 11,245 confirmed and probable fatalities.

Virginia health officials confirmed 526,688 cases and 9,489 deaths are related to the virus as of Monday, June 7. However, 150,143 cases and 1,756 deaths are still reported as “probable.”

Health officials reported 90 new COVID-19 cases, three new virus-related hospitalizations, and nine new virus-related deaths around the Commonwealth as of June 7, 2021. (Photo: Courtesy Virginia Department of Health)

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

  • Alleghany County: 1,367 cases, 61 hospitalizations, and 49 deaths
  • Amherst County: 2,970 cases, 124 hospitalizations, and 38 deaths
  • Appomattox County: 1,622 cases, 71 hospitalizations, and 26 deaths
  • Bath County: 271 cases, 10 hospitalizations, and 10 deaths
  • Bedford County: 6,627 cases, 242 hospitalizations, and 109 deaths
  • Bland County: 681 cases, 27 hospitalizations, and 10 deaths
  • Botetourt County: 2,558 cases, 65 hospitalizations, and 38 deaths
  • Buena Vista: 917 cases, 23 hospitalizations, and 22 deaths
  • Campbell County: 4,575 cases, 182 hospitalizations, and 86 deaths
  • Carroll County: 2,709 cases, 223 hospitalizations, and 77 deaths
  • Charlotte County: 875 cases, 56 hospitalizations, and 21 deaths
  • Covington: 612 cases, 31 hospitalizations, and 14 deaths
  • Craig County: 323 cases, 18 hospitalizations, and 6 deaths
  • Danville: 4,484 cases, 301 hospitalizations, and 141 deaths
  • Floyd County: 878 cases, 31 hospitalizations, and 23 deaths
  • Franklin County: 4,086 cases, 195 hospitalizations, and 80 deaths
  • Galax: 1,176 cases, 97 hospitalizations, and 53 deaths
  • Giles County: 1,313 cases, 51 hospitalizations, and 22 deaths
  • Grayson County: 1,497 cases, 98 hospitalizations, and 36 deaths
  • Halifax County: 2,831 cases, 79 hospitalizations, and 78 deaths
  • Henry County: 4,664 cases, 369 hospitalizations, and 124 deaths
  • Highland County: 109 cases, 1 hospitalization, and 1 death
  • Lexington: 1,209 cases (-2), 26 hospitalizations, and 32 deaths
  • Lynchburg: 7,824 cases, 341 hospitalizations, and 154 deaths
  • Martinsville: 1,622 cases, 165 hospitalizations, and 78 deaths
  • Montgomery County: 9,407 cases (-2), 191 hospitalizations, and 96 deaths
  • Nelson County: 893 cases, 41 hospitalizations, and 13 deaths
  • Patrick County: 1,387 cases, 110 hospitalizations, and 43 deaths
  • Pittsylvania County: 5,586 cases, 254 hospitalizations, and 82 deaths
  • Pulaski County: 2,688 cases, 127 hospitalizations, and 62 deaths
  • Radford: 2,171 cases, 40 hospitalizations, and 18 deaths
  • Roanoke City: 8,543 cases, 257 hospitalizations, and 194 deaths
  • Roanoke County: 8,338 cases, 182 hospitalizations, and 146 deaths
  • Rockbridge County: 1,548 cases, 54 hospitalizations, and 46 deaths
  • Salem: 2,194 cases (-1), 73 hospitalizations, and 50 deaths
  • Wythe County: 2,690 cases (-1), 158 hospitalizations, and 81 deaths

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

Since Sunday, June 6, the VDH reported four new COVID-19 cases in Carroll County, four in Roanoke County, three in Giles County, three in Henry County, one in Alleghany County, one in Amherst County, one in Danville, one in Franklin County, one in Halifax County, one in Lynchburg, one in Pittsylvania County, one in Radford, and one in Rockbridge County.

In addition, of the nine new virus-related deaths reported on Monday, health officials say two are from Roanoke City, one is from Franklin County, and one is from Roanoke County.

However, between Sunday and Monday, the VDH reported one less coronavirus case in Salem, one less case in Wythe County, two less cases in Lexington, and two less cases in Montgomery County.

The department has received 29,961 total records of confirmed and probable virus-related hospitalizations around Virginia as of Monday, which is three more hospitalizations than VDH reported on Sunday and the smallest single-day increase in hospitalizations since mid-March 2020.

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