VDH: Sunday’s new COVID-19 case numbers total 1,267; 42 new virus-related deaths reported

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RICHMOND, Va. (WFXR) — Virginia health officials reported a total of 625,148 COVID-19 cases and 10,329 virus-related deaths in Sunday morning’s update, including 1,267 new confirmed and probable cases and 42 new confirmed and probable fatalities around the Commonwealth.

The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) confirmed 488,041 cases and 8,674 deaths are related to the virus as of Sunday, April 4. However, 137,107 cases and 1,655 deaths are still reported as “probable.”

According to the VDH’s Sunday count, more than 96,000 cases have been reported from the following localities in southwest and central Virginia:

  • Alleghany County: 1,274 cases, 58 hospitalizations, and 48 deaths
  • Amherst County: 2,799 cases, 108 hospitalizations, and 33 deaths
  • Appomattox County: 1,483 cases, 62 hospitalizations, and 23 deaths
  • Bath County: 252 cases, 7 hospitalizations, and 10 deaths
  • Bedford County: 6,103 cases, 200 hospitalizations, and 99 deaths
  • Bland County: 647 cases, 22 hospitalizations, and 10 deaths
  • Botetourt County: 2,428 cases, 57 hospitalizations, and 34 deaths
  • Buena Vista: 867 cases, 20 hospitalizations, and 19 deaths
  • Campbell County: 4,225 cases, 138 hospitalizations, and 82 deaths
  • Carroll County: 2,321 cases, 164 hospitalizations, and 64 deaths
  • Charlotte County: 801 cases, 45 hospitalizations, and 17 deaths
  • Covington: 574 cases (-1), 25 hospitalizations, and 12 deaths
  • Craig County: 276 cases, 13 hospitalizations, and 5 deaths
  • Danville: 4,187 cases, 261 hospitalizations, and 125 deaths
  • Floyd County: 803 cases, 29 hospitalizations, and 20 deaths
  • Franklin County: 3,868 cases, 145 hospitalizations, and 72 deaths
  • Galax: 1,068 cases, 84 hospitalizations, and 50 deaths
  • Giles County: 1,172 cases, 44 hospitalizations, and 18 deaths
  • Grayson County: 1,238 cases, 79 hospitalizations, and 32 deaths
  • Halifax County: 2,693 cases, 72 hospitalizations, and 73 deaths
  • Henry County: 4,398 cases, 314 hospitalizations, and 121 deaths
  • Highland County: 107 cases, 1 hospitalization, and 1 death
  • Lexington: 1,152 cases, 22 hospitalizations, and 31 deaths
  • Lynchburg: 7,254 cases, 291 hospitalizations, and 142 deaths
  • Martinsville: 1,555 cases, 140 hospitalizations, and 74 deaths
  • Montgomery County: 8,878 cases, 159 hospitalizations, and 86 deaths
  • Nelson County: 870 cases, 39 hospitalizations, and 12 deaths
  • Patrick County: 1,281 cases, 98 hospitalizations, and 41 deaths
  • Pittsylvania County: 5,344 cases, 221 hospitalizations, and 76 deaths
  • Pulaski County: 2,467 cases, 113 hospitalizations, and 60 deaths
  • Radford: 2,027 cases, 37 hospitalizations, and 18 deaths
  • Roanoke City: 8,044 cases, 225 hospitalizations, and 181 deaths
  • Roanoke County: 7,819 cases, 146 hospitalizations, and 127 deaths
  • Rockbridge County: 1,451 cases, 44 hospitalizations, and 45 deaths
  • Salem: 1,995 cases, 66 hospitalizations, and 45 deaths
  • Wythe County: 2,378 cases, 127 hospitalizations, and 75 deaths

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

Since Saturday, April 3, the VDH reported the following rises in case of at least 10 or more: Carroll County has 13 new cases, Galax has 14 new cases and Montgomery County has 25 new cases.

In addition, of the 42 new virus-related deaths reported on Sunday, health officials say one is from Campbell County, two are from Danville, one is from Pittsylvania County, one is from Roanoke City, one is from Rockbridge County and one is from Salem.

The department has reportedly received 26,706 total records of confirmed and probable virus-related hospitalizations around Virginia as of Sunday, which is 37 more hospitalizations than VDH reported on Saturday.

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

Also, VDH reported the following revisions, as of Sunday.

Total Cases
  • Covington has one-less reported case

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