VDH reports 336 new COVID-19 cases, smallest single-day case increase in over a year; 7 new deaths as of Monday

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RICHMOND, Va. (WFXR) – Virginia health officials reported 336 new coronavirus cases — the smallest single-day increase in cases since mid-April 2020 — and seven new virus-related deaths as of Monday morning, which brings the Commonwealth’s total COVID-19 count up to 666,986 confirmed and probable cases and 10,902 confirmed and probable fatalities.

The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) confirmed 519,310 cases and 9,192 deaths are related to the virus as of Monday, May 10. However, 147,676 cases and 1,710 deaths are still reported as “probable.”

Health officials reported 336 new COVID-19 cases, 14 new virus-related hospitalizations, and seven new virus-related deaths around the Commonwealth as of May 10, 2021. (Photo: Courtesy Virginia Department of Health)

According to VDH’s Monday count, more than 101,000 cases have been reported from the following localities in southwest and central Virginia:

  • Alleghany County: 1,332 cases, 59 hospitalizations, and 48 deaths
  • Amherst County: 2,918 cases, 122 hospitalizations, and 36 deaths
  • Appomattox County: 1,591 cases, 68 hospitalizations, and 25 deaths
  • Bath County: 270 cases, 9 hospitalizations, and 10 deaths
  • Bedford County: 6,343 cases, 222 hospitalizations, and 99 deaths
  • Bland County: 674 cases, 26 hospitalizations, and 10 deaths
  • Botetourt County: 2,521 cases, 65 hospitalizations, and 36 deaths
  • Buena Vista: 904 cases, 21 hospitalizations, and 20 deaths
  • Campbell County: 4,467 cases, 166 hospitalizations, and 85 deaths
  • Carroll County: 2,651 cases, 210 hospitalizations, and 70 deaths
  • Charlotte County: 858 cases, 54 hospitalizations, and 18 deaths
  • Covington: 600 cases, 29 hospitalizations, and 13 deaths
  • Craig County: 311 cases, 15 hospitalizations, and 5 deaths
  • Danville: 4,382 cases, 281 hospitalizations, and 135 deaths
  • Floyd County: 853 cases, 30 hospitalizations, and 21 deaths
  • Franklin County: 4,033 cases, 177 hospitalizations, and 76 deaths
  • Galax: 1,164 cases, 96 hospitalizations, and 52 deaths
  • Giles County: 1,279 cases, 51 hospitalizations, and 22 deaths
  • Grayson County: 1,462 cases (-1), 93 hospitalizations, and 35 deaths
  • Halifax County: 2,802 cases, 78 hospitalizations, and 77 deaths
  • Henry County: 4,563 cases, 348 hospitalizations, and 122 deaths
  • Highland County: 109 cases, 1 hospitalization, and 1 death
  • Lexington: 1,190 cases, 25 hospitalizations, and 32 deaths
  • Lynchburg: 7,711 cases, 330 hospitalizations, and 147 deaths
  • Martinsville: 1,595 cases (-1), 156 hospitalizations, and 76 deaths
  • Montgomery County: 9,356 cases, 182 hospitalizations, and 92 deaths
  • Nelson County: 892 cases, 39 hospitalizations, and 12 deaths
  • Patrick County: 1,350 cases, 104 hospitalizations, and 43 deaths
  • Pittsylvania County: 5,530 cases, 240 hospitalizations, and 80 deaths
  • Pulaski County: 2,632 cases, 125 hospitalizations, and 61 deaths
  • Radford: 2,135 cases, 37 hospitalizations, and 18 deaths
  • Roanoke City: 8,434 cases, 246 hospitalizations, and 192 deaths
  • Roanoke County: 8,227 cases, 176 hospitalizations, and 143 deaths
  • Rockbridge County: 1,533 cases, 47 hospitalizations, and 46 deaths
  • Salem: 2,152 cases, 70 hospitalizations, and 47 deaths
  • Wythe County: 2,638 cases153 hospitalizations, and 78 deaths

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

Since Sunday, May 9, the VDH reported nine new COVID-19 cases in Montgomery County, seven in Carroll County, four in Giles County, four in Henry County, four in Lynchburg, three in Bedford County, three in Danville, three in Franklin County, three in Roanoke County, two in Appomattox County, two in Halifax County, two in Patrick County, two in Pittsylvania County, two in Radford, two in Salem, one in Alleghany County, one in Bland County, one in Botetourt County, one in Campbell County, one in Charlotte County, one in Craig County, one in Nelson County, one in Roanoke City, one in Rockbridge County, and one in Wythe County.

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

However, between Sunday and Monday, the VDH reported one less coronavirus case in Grayson County and one less case in Martinsville.

The department has received 28,911 total records of confirmed and probable virus-related hospitalizations around Virginia as of Monday, which is 14 more hospitalizations than VDH reported on Sunday.

Of these newly-reported hospitalizations from Monday, one is from Carroll County, one is from Galax, and one is from Wythe County.

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