VDH’s Tuesday tally includes 1,759 new COVID-19 cases, 72 new hospitalizations

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RICHMOND, Va. (WFXR) — On Tuesday morning, Virginia health officials reported 1,759 new COVID-19 cases and seven new virus-related deaths, bringing the Commonwealth’s total coronavirus count up to 711,078 confirmed and probable cases and 11,578 confirmed and probable deaths.

The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) confirmed 548,301 cases and 9,778 deaths are related to the virus as of Tuesday, Aug. 10. However, 162,777 cases and 1,800 deaths are still reported as “probable.”

Health officials reported 1,759 new COVID-19 cases, 72 new virus-related hospitalizations, and seven new virus-related deaths around the Commonwealth as of Aug. 10, 2021. (Photo: Courtesy Virginia Department of Health)

According to VDH’s Tuesday tally, more than 107,000 cases have been reported from the following localities in southwest and central Virginia:

  • Alleghany County: 1,422 cases, 72 hospitalizations, and 50 deaths
  • Amherst County: 3,121 cases, 135 hospitalizations, and 40 deaths
  • Appomattox County: 1,679 cases, 73 hospitalizations, and 26 deaths
  • Bath County: 278 cases, 11 hospitalizations, and 11 deaths
  • Bedford County: 7,034 cases269 hospitalizations, and 110 deaths
  • Bland County: 718 cases, 31 hospitalizations, and 10 deaths
  • Botetourt County: 2,794 cases, 72 hospitalizations, and 37 deaths
  • Buena Vista: 941 cases, 27 hospitalizations, and 22 deaths
  • Campbell County: 5,235 cases, 219 hospitalizations, and 105 deaths
  • Carroll County: 2,832 cases, 232 hospitalizations, and 80 deaths
  • Charlotte County: 904 cases, 57 hospitalizations, and 21 deaths
  • Covington: 628 cases, 33 hospitalizations, and 14 deaths
  • Craig County: 349 cases, 18 hospitalizations, and 6 deaths
  • Danville: 4,667 cases, 325 hospitalizations, and 145 deaths
  • Floyd County: 948 cases, 32 hospitalizations, and 22 deaths
  • Franklin County: 4,310 cases, 211 hospitalizations, and 83 deaths
  • Galax: 1,201 cases, 100 hospitalizations, and 53 deaths
  • Giles County: 1,386 cases, 55 hospitalizations, and 24 deaths
  • Grayson County: 1,553 cases, 107 hospitalizations, and 40 deaths
  • Halifax County: 2,940 cases, 87 hospitalizations, and 78 deaths
  • Henry County: 4,802 cases, 384 hospitalizations, and 124 deaths
  • Highland County: 121 cases, 1 hospitalization, and 1 death
  • Lexington: 1,218 cases, 29 hospitalizations, and 33 deaths
  • Lynchburg: 7,802 cases, 336 hospitalizations, and 149 deaths
  • Martinsville: 1,655 cases, 172 hospitalizations, and 79 deaths
  • Montgomery County: 9,561 cases, 195 hospitalizations, and 81 deaths
  • Nelson County: 912 cases, 41 hospitalizations, and 13 deaths
  • Patrick County: 1,467 cases, 122 hospitalizations, and 47 deaths
  • Pittsylvania County: 5,894 cases284 hospitalizations, and 86 deaths
  • Pulaski County: 2,873 cases, 139 hospitalizations, and 69 deaths
  • Radford: 2,325 cases, 41 hospitalizations, and 29 deaths
  • Roanoke City: 9,098 cases, 279 hospitalizations, and 201 deaths
  • Roanoke County: 8,939 cases, 204 hospitalizations, and 150 deaths
  • Rockbridge County: 1,607 cases, 60 hospitalizations, and 48 deaths
  • Salem: 2,344 cases, 78 hospitalizations, and 50 deaths
  • Wythe County: 2,961 cases, 179 hospitalizations, and 82 deaths

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

Since Monday, Aug. 9, the VDH reported 28 new COVID-19 cases in Danville, 21 in Montgomery County, 19 in Roanoke County, 18 in Wythe County, 17 in Pittsylvania County, 12 in Bedford County, 12 in Roanoke City, nine in Botetourt County, seven in Floyd County, six in Franklin County, six in Galax, six in Halifax County, six in Pulaski County, six in Radford, five in Henry County, four in Campbell County, four in Carroll County, three in Amherst County, three in Lynchburg, three in Patrick County, three in Salem, two in Alleghany County, two in Bland County, two in Buena Vista, two in Charlotte County, two in Grayson County, two in Martinsville, two in Rockbridge County, and one in Appomattox County.

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

The department has received 31,849 total records of confirmed and probable virus-related hospitalizations around Virginia as of Tuesday, which is 72 more hospitalizations than VDH reported on Monday.

Of these newly-reported hospitalizations from Tuesday, one is from Bedford County, one is from Botetourt County, one is from Galax, one is from Halifax County, one is from Martinsville, and one is from Pittsylvania County.

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