VDH: Under 1,000 new COVID-19 cases; 16 new virus-related deaths as of Sunday

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RICHMOND, Va. (WFXR) – On Sunday morning, the Virginia Department of Health (VDH) reported 884 new coronavirus cases and 16 new virus-related deaths, which brings the Commonwealth’s total coronavirus count up to 654,210 confirmed and probable cases and 10,691 confirmed and probable fatalities.

Virginia health officials confirmed 508,565 cases and 8,977 deaths are related to the virus as of Sunday, April 25. However, 145,645 cases and 1,714 deaths are still reported as “probable.”

According to VDH’s Sunday update, more than 99,000 cases have been reported from the following localities in southwest and central Virginia:

  • Alleghany County: 1,311 cases, 58 hospitalizations, and 48 deaths
  • Amherst County: 2,882 cases, 120 hospitalizations, and 35 deaths
  • Appomattox County: 1,573 cases, 67 hospitalizations, and 24 deaths
  • Bath County: 264 cases, 7 hospitalizations, and 10 deaths
  • Bedford County: 6,217 cases, 210 hospitalizations, and 98 deaths
  • Bland County: 665 cases, 25 hospitalizations, and 10 deaths
  • Botetourt County: 2,490 cases, 64 hospitalizations, and 36 deaths
  • Buena Vista: 880 cases (-1), 21 hospitalizations, and 19 deaths
  • Campbell County: 4,338 cases, 157 hospitalizations, and 83 deaths
  • Carroll County: 2,559 cases, 188 hospitalizations, and 68 deaths
  • Charlotte County: 830 cases, 53 hospitalizations, and 18 deaths
  • Covington: 585 cases, 27 hospitalizations, and 13 deaths
  • Craig County: 305 cases, 15 hospitalizations, and 5 deaths
  • Danville: 4,307 cases, 275 hospitalizations, and 134 deaths
  • Floyd County: 830 cases, 29 hospitalizations, and 21 deaths
  • Franklin County: 3,968 cases, 164 hospitalizations, and 74 deaths
  • Galax: 1,135 cases, 91 hospitalizations, and 51 deaths
  • Giles County: 1,238 cases, 50 hospitalizations, and 20 deaths
  • Grayson County: 1,424 cases, 86 hospitalizations, and 33 deaths
  • Halifax County: 2,768 cases, 77 hospitalizations, and 77 deaths
  • Henry County: 4,472 cases, 336 hospitalizations, and 121 deaths
  • Highland County: 109 cases, 1 hospitalization, and 1 death
  • Lexington: 1,163 cases, 23 hospitalizations, and 32 deaths
  • Lynchburg: 7,507 cases, 312 hospitalizations, and 146 deaths
  • Martinsville: 1,579 cases, 153 hospitalizations, and 76 deaths
  • Montgomery County: 9,210 cases, 176 hospitalizations, and 89 deaths
  • Nelson County: 887 cases, 39 hospitalizations, and 12 deaths
  • Patrick County: 1,328 cases, 103 hospitalizations, and 43 deaths
  • Pittsylvania County: 5,463 cases, 233 hospitalizations, and 78 deaths
  • Pulaski County: 2,570 cases, 120 hospitalizations, and 61 deaths
  • Radford: 2,095 cases, 37 hospitalizations, and 18 deaths
  • Roanoke City: 8,313 cases, 237 hospitalizations, and 187 deaths
  • Roanoke County: 8,086 cases, 162 hospitalizations, and 135 deaths
  • Rockbridge County: 1,492 cases, 45 hospitalizations, and 46 deaths
  • Salem: 2,119 cases, 69 hospitalizations, and 47 deaths
  • Wythe County: 2,562 cases, 142 hospitalizations (-1), and 77 deaths

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

Since Saturday, April 24, the VDH reported one locality that had a rise in cases of at least 10 or more being in Montgomery County which reported 11 new cases.

VDH reported a total of 16 new virus-related deaths in the Commonwealth – one of those being in Bedford County.

Health officials say they have received 28,090 total records of confirmed and probable virus-related hospitalizations around Virginia as of Sunday, which is 33 more hospitalizations than VDH reported on Saturday.

Of these newly-reported hospitalizations from Saturday, one is in Carroll County, one is in Galax, one is in Henry County, one is in Montgomery County, two are in Roanoke City and one is in Roanoke County.

VDH has also issued the following revisions, as of Sunday:

Total cases
  • Buena Vista had one-less case
Total Hospitalizations
  • Wythe County has one-less hospitalization

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