VDH says 148 new COVID-19 cases reported; five virus-related deaths as of Sunday’s update

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RICHMOND, Va. (WFXR) — On Sunday morning, Virginia health officials reported 148 new coronavirus cases and five new virus-related deaths, bringing the Commonwealth’s total COVID-19 count up to 679,829 confirmed and probable cases and 11,397 confirmed and probable fatalities.

The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) confirmed 529,144 cases and 9,620 deaths are related to the virus as of Sunday, June 27. However, 150,685 cases and 1,777 deaths are still reported as “probable.”

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

  • Alleghany County: 1,375 cases, 65 hospitalizations, and 50 deaths
  • Amherst County: 2,986 cases, 129 hospitalizations, and 40 deaths
  • Appomattox County: 1,623 cases, 72 hospitalizations, and 26 deaths
  • Bath County: 274 cases, 10 hospitalizations, and 11 deaths
  • Bedford County: 6,665 cases, 247 hospitalizations, and 109 deaths
  • Bland County: 688 cases, 28 hospitalizations, and 10 deaths
  • Botetourt County: 2,602 cases, 66 hospitalizations, and 38 deaths
  • Buena Vista: 933 cases, 25 hospitalizations, and 22 deaths
  • Campbell County: 4,976 cases, 209 hospitalizations, and 99 deaths
  • Carroll County: 2,720 cases, 226 hospitalizations, and 79 deaths
  • Charlotte County: 870 cases, 56 hospitalizations, and 21 deaths
  • Covington: 611 cases, 32 hospitalizations, and 14 deaths
  • Craig County: 324 cases, 18 hospitalizations, and 6 deaths
  • Danville: 4,494 cases, 305 hospitalizations, and 140 deaths
  • Floyd County: 885 cases, 31 hospitalizations, and 22 deaths
  • Franklin County: 4,105 cases, 197 hospitalizations, and 80 deaths
  • Galax: 1,174 cases (-1), 96 hospitalizations, and 53 deaths
  • Giles County: 1,333 cases, 55 hospitalizations, and 22 deaths
  • Grayson County: 1,511 cases, 101 hospitalizations, and 38 deaths
  • Halifax County: 2,839 cases, 81 hospitalizations, and 78 deaths
  • Henry County: 4,673 cases, 373 hospitalizations, and 124 deaths
  • Highland County: 110 cases, 1 hospitalization, and 1 death
  • Lexington: 1,206 cases, 29 hospitalizations, and 33 deaths
  • Lynchburg: 7,484 cases, 324 hospitalizations (-1), and 147 deaths
  • Martinsville: 1,629 cases, 168 hospitalizations, and 79 deaths
  • Montgomery County: 9,422 cases, 193 hospitalizations, and 98 deaths
  • Nelson County: 893 cases, 41 hospitalizations, and 13 deaths
  • Patrick County: 1,399 cases, 114 hospitalizations, and 43 deaths
  • Pittsylvania County: 5,615 cases, 267 hospitalizations, and 82 deaths
  • Pulaski County: 2,712 cases, 131 hospitalizations, and 62 deaths
  • Radford: 2,179 cases, 40 hospitalizations, and 19 deaths
  • Roanoke City: 8,602 cases, 262 hospitalizations, and 197 deaths
  • Roanoke County: 8,428 cases, 186 hospitalizations, and 147 deaths
  • Rockbridge County: 1,568 cases, 56 hospitalizations, and 48 deaths
  • Salem: 2,218 cases, 73 hospitalizations, and 50 deaths
  • Wythe County: 2,733 cases, 163 hospitalizations, and 81 deaths

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

Since Saturday, June 65, the VDH reported no significant rises in cases (of 10 more more) in any locality. All rises in cases (shown above in bold) were under 10 cases from the previous day’s report.

In addition, of the five new virus-related deaths reported on Sunday, none of those new reported deaths were from our area.

The department has received 30,365 total records of confirmed and probable virus-related hospitalizations around Virginia as of Sunday, which is one more hospitalization than VDH reported on Saturday.

Of these newly-reported hospitalizations from Sunday, one was from Campbell County and one was from Patrick County. VDH revised one reported hospitalization from Lynchburg to indicate one less hospitalization there.

Other localities to report revisions on Sunday include:

Total Cases
  • Galax has one-less case
Total Hospitalizations
  • Lynchburg reports one less hospitalization

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