VDH: Saturday’s COVID-19 update shows 160 new cases, no new deaths reported in the Commonwealth

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RICHMOND, Va. (WFXR) — In Saturday morning’s update, Virginia health officials reported 160 new coronavirus cases but no new virus-related deaths, which brings the Commonwealth’s total COVID-19 count up to 680,904 confirmed and probable cases and keeps the fatality count at 11,423 confirmed and probable fatalities.

The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) confirmed 529,851 cases and 9,644 deaths are related to the virus as of Saturday, July 3. However, 151,053 cases and 1,779 deaths are still reported as “probable.”

According to VDH’s Saturday count, more than 103,000 cases have been reported from the following localities in southwest and central Virginia:

  • Alleghany County: 1,385 cases, 68 hospitalizations, and 50 deaths
  • Amherst County: 2,989 cases, 129 hospitalizations, and 40 deaths
  • Appomattox County: 1,627 cases, 73 hospitalizations, and 26 deaths
  • Bath County: 274 cases, 10 hospitalizations, and 11 deaths
  • Bedford County: 6,686 cases, 251 hospitalizations, and 109 deaths
  • Bland County: 689 cases, 28 hospitalizations, and 10 deaths
  • Botetourt County: 2,609 cases, 66 hospitalizations, and 38 deaths
  • Buena Vista: 937 cases, 26 hospitalizations, and 22 deaths
  • Campbell County: 4,985 cases, 211 hospitalizations, and 100 deaths
  • Carroll County: 2,719 cases, 226 hospitalizations, and 79 deaths
  • Charlotte County: 872 cases, 56 hospitalizations, and 21 deaths
  • Covington: 611 cases, 32 hospitalizations, and 14 deaths
  • Craig County: 326 cases, 18 hospitalizations, and 6 deaths
  • Danville: 4,504 cases, 311 hospitalizations, and 141 deaths
  • Floyd County: 884 cases (-1), 31 hospitalizations, and 22 deaths
  • Franklin County: 4,115 cases, 199 hospitalizations, and 81 deaths
  • Galax: 1,174 cases, 97 hospitalizations, and 53 deaths
  • Giles County: 1,335 cases, 55 hospitalizations, and 22 deaths
  • Grayson County: 1,513 cases, 101 hospitalizations, and 38 deaths
  • Halifax County: 2,840 cases, 81 hospitalizations, and 78 deaths
  • Henry County: 4,678 cases, 374 hospitalizations, and 124 deaths
  • Highland County: 110 cases, 1 hospitalization, and 1 death
  • Lexington: 1,206 cases, 29 hospitalizations, and 33 deaths
  • Lynchburg: 7,483 cases, 327 hospitalizations, and 147 deaths
  • Martinsville: 1,630 cases, 169 hospitalizations, and 79 deaths
  • Montgomery County: 9,428 cases (-2), 193 hospitalizations, and 98 deaths
  • Nelson County: 892 cases, 41 hospitalizations, and 13 deaths
  • Patrick County: 1,404 cases, 115 hospitalizations, and 43 deaths
  • Pittsylvania County: 5,638 cases, 272 hospitalizations, and 83 deaths
  • Pulaski County: 2,726 cases, 131 hospitalizations, and 62 deaths
  • Radford: 2,180 cases, 40 hospitalizations, and 19 deaths
  • Roanoke City: 8,628 cases, 264 hospitalizations, and 199 deaths
  • Roanoke County: 8,441 cases, 188 hospitalizations, and 147 deaths
  • Rockbridge County: 1,570 cases, 57 hospitalizations, and 48 deaths
  • Salem: 2,217 cases, 74 hospitalizations, and 50 deaths
  • Wythe County: 2,739 cases, 167 hospitalizations, and 81 deaths

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

Since Friday, July 2, the VDH reported one increase in cases of 10 or more in Roanoke City where 11 new cases were confirmed since the previous day. All other localities that reported new cases showed less than 10 new cases in the localities shown above in bold.

Health officials say they have received 30,628 total records of confirmed and probable virus-related hospitalizations around Virginia as of Saturday, which is 63 more hospitalizations than VDH reported on Friday.

Of these newly-reported hospitalizations from Saturday, two are from Alleghany County, one is from Bedford County, one is from Campbell County, one is from Franklin County, one is from Henry County, two are from Lynchburg, two are from Pittsylvania County, one is from Roanoke City and one is from Wythe County.

VDH also reported the following revisions in cases:

Total Cases
  • Floyd Countyhas one fewer case
  • Montgomery County has two fewer cases

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