VDH reports 3,792 new COVID-19 cases, no new deaths as of Sunday

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RICHMOND, Va. (WFXR) — In Sunday morning’s update, the Virginia Department of Health (VDH) reported 3,792 new coronavirus cases and 77 new virus-related deaths, increasing the Commonwealth’s total COVID-19 count to 472,447 confirmed and probable diagnoses and 6,078 confirmed and probable fatalities, which is one less than VDH reported on Saturday.

Virginia health officials confirmed 381,441 cases and 5,361 deaths are related to the virus as of Sunday, Jan. 24. However, 91,006 cases and 717 deaths are still reported as “probable.”

According to VDH’s Sunday count, more than 74,000 cases have been reported from the following localities in southwest and central Virginia:

  • Alleghany County: 1,069 cases, 46 hospitalizations, and 30 deaths
  • Amherst County: 2,251 cases, 55 hospitalizations, and 10 deaths
  • Appomattox County: 1,161 cases, 40 hospitalizations, and 8 deaths
  • Bath County: 239 cases and 4 hospitalizations
  • Bedford County: 4,824 cases, 118 hospitalizations, and 37 deaths
  • Bland County: 595 cases, 18 hospitalizations, and 7 deaths
  • Botetourt County: 1,755 cases, 45 hospitalizations, and 20 deaths
  • Buena Vista: 690 cases, 17 hospitalizations, and 10 deaths
  • Campbell County: 3,323 cases, 63 hospitalizations, and 29 deaths
  • Carroll County: 1,921 cases, 130 hospitalizations, and 55 deaths
  • Charlotte County: 576 cases, 30 hospitalizations, and 10 deaths
  • Covington: 553 cases, 16 hospitalizations, and 4 deaths
  • Craig County: 202 cases, 9 hospitalizations, and 3 deaths
  • Danville: 3,346 cases, 192 hospitalizations, and 63 deaths
  • Floyd County: 660 cases, 21 hospitalizations, and 18 deaths
  • Franklin County: 3,139 cases, 103 hospitalizations, and 31 deaths
  • Galax: 946 cases, 67 hospitalizations, and 38 deaths
  • Giles County: 886 cases, 27 hospitalizations, and 6 deaths
  • Grayson County: 1,007 cases, 59 hospitalizations, and 26 deaths
  • Halifax County: 1,849 cases, 42 hospitalizations, and 50 deaths
  • Henry County: 3,538 cases, 246 hospitalizations, and 67 deaths
  • Highland County: 73 cases
  • Lexington: 783 cases, 19 hospitalizations, and 15 deaths
  • Lynchburg: 5,850 cases, 149 hospitalizations, and 67 deaths
  • Martinsville: 1,290 cases, 110 hospitalizations, and 31 deaths
  • Montgomery County: 6,044 cases, 133 hospitalizations, and 59 deaths
  • Nelson County: 573 cases, 24 hospitalizations, and 6 deaths
  • Patrick County: 991 cases, 75 hospitalizations, and 28 deaths
  • Pittsylvania County: 3,859 cases, 142 hospitalizations, and 45 deaths
  • Pulaski County: 2,081 cases, 90 hospitalizations, and 39 deaths
  • Radford: 1,755 cases, 33 hospitalizations, and 9 deaths
  • Roanoke City: 6,451 cases, 165 hospitalizations (-2), and 114 deaths
  • Roanoke County: 6,029 cases, 116 hospitalizations, and 75 deaths
  • Rockbridge County: 991 cases, 34 hospitalizations, and 23 deaths
  • Salem: 1,614 cases, 45 hospitalizations, and 32 deaths
  • Wythe County: 1,713 cases, 85 hospitalizations, and 33 deaths

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

Since Saturday, Jan. 23, VDH reported the following significant increases of 10 or more cases in the following areas: Alleghany County has 11 new cases, Amherst County has 25 new cases, Bedford County has 33 new cases, Botetourt County has 12 new cases, Buena Vista has 10 new cases, Campbell County has 26 new cases, Danville has 73 new cases, Franklin County has 23 new cases, Halifax County has 16 new cases, Henry County has 24 new cases, Lynchburg has 104 new cases, Montgomery County has 27 new cases, Patrick County has 10 new cases, Pittsylvania County has 65 new cases, Pulaski County has 13 new cases, Roanoke City has 15 new cases, Roanoke County has 58 new cases and Rockbridge County has 12 new cases.

VDH reported no new deaths related to COVID-19 since Saturday’s update; however, as stated above, VDH did adjust the total death count from 6,079 to 6,078 – one less from the day prior.

Regarding hospitalizations, health officials say they have received 20,712 total records of confirmed and probable virus-related hospitalizations around Virginia as of Sunday, which is 58 more hospitalizations than VDH reported on Saturday.

Of these newly-reported hospitalizations from Sunday, one is from Amherst County, one is from Bedford County, three are from Carroll County, one is from Franklin County, one is from Galax, two are from Halifax County, two are from Lynchburg, two are from Roanoke County and one is from Rockbridge County.

VDH also reported two less hospitalizations on Sunday in Roanoke City.

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