VDH’s Thursday update includes 1,781 new COVID cases, 19 new deaths

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RICHMOND, Va. (WFXR) — The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) reported a total of 962,472 coronavirus cases and 14,616 virus-related deaths as of Thursday, which includes 1,781 new confirmed and probable cases and 19 new confirmed and probable deaths.

Virginia health officials confirmed 710,878 cases and 12,272 deaths are related to the virus as of Thursday, Nov. 25. However, 251,594 cases and 2,344 deaths are still reported as “probable.”

Meanwhile, the department says the seven-day testing positivity rate for all types of COVID-19 tests has decreased stayed at 6.3 percent over the past 24 hours.

Health officials reported 1,781 new COVID-19 cases, 17 new virus-related hospitalizations, and 19 new virus-related deaths around the Commonwealth between Nov. 24, 2021 and Nov. 25, 2021. (Photo: Courtesy Virginia Department of Health)

According to VDH’s Thursday tally, more than 156,000 cases have been reported from the following localities in southwest and central Virginia.

  • Alleghany County: 2,236 cases (+4), 85 hospitalizations, and 83 deaths
  • Amherst County: 4,497 cases (+6), 232 hospitalizations, and 61 deaths
  • Appomattox County: 2,492 cases (+4), 123 hospitalizations, and 36 deaths
  • Bath County: 507 cases (+1), 20 hospitalizations, and 15 deaths
  • Bedford County: 10,366 cases (+22)411 hospitalizations (+2), and 162 deaths
  • Bland County: 1,121 cases (+1), 50 hospitalizations, and 17 deaths
  • Botetourt County: 4,119 cases (+12), 97 hospitalizations, and 55 deaths
  • Buena Vista: 1,412 cases (+1), 33 hospitalizations, and 28 deaths
  • Campbell County: 7,551 cases (+10), 368 hospitalizations (+1)and 147 deaths (+1)
  • Carroll County: 4,282 cases (+22), 317 hospitalizations (+1), and 104 deaths
  • Charlotte County: 1,365 cases (+5), 82 hospitalizations, and 28 deaths
  • Covington: 775 cases (+3), 33 hospitalizations, and 18 deaths
  • Craig County: 643 cases (+12), 21 hospitalizations, and 10 deaths
  • Danville: 6,454 cases (+7), 370 hospitalizations, and 198 deaths
  • Floyd County: 1,539 cases (+9), 49 hospitalizations, and 31 deaths
  • Franklin County: 6,403 cases (+23)269 hospitalizations (+2), and 111 deaths
  • Galax: 1,607 cases (+5)128 hospitalizations (+1), and 64 deaths
  • Giles County: 2,391 cases (+3)93 hospitalizations (+1), and 32 deaths
  • Grayson County: 2,269 cases (+3), 144 hospitalizations, and 51 deaths
  • Halifax County: 4,104 cases (+8), 181 hospitalizations (-1)and 113 deaths (+1)
  • Henry County: 6,989 cases (+15), 457 hospitalizations, and 171 deaths
  • Highland County: 190 cases, 2 hospitalizations, and 4 deaths
  • Lexington: 1,618 cases, 37 hospitalizations, and 36 deaths
  • Lynchburg: 11,946 cases (+12), 486 hospitalizations (+2), and 195 deaths
  • Martinsville: 2,211 cases (+6), 186 hospitalizations, and 91 deaths
  • Montgomery County: 12,102 cases (+16), 262 hospitalizations, and 114 deaths
  • Nelson County: 1,447 cases (+7), 58 hospitalizations (+1), and 20 deaths
  • Patrick County: 2,264 cases (+5), 137 hospitalizations, and 59 deaths
  • Pittsylvania County: 8,442 cases (+12), 380 hospitalizations, and 129 deaths
  • Pulaski County: 4,368 cases (+14), 224 hospitalizations (+1), and 93 deaths
  • Radford: 3,029 cases (+5), 51 hospitalizations, and 36 deaths (+1)
  • Roanoke City: 12,762 cases (+44), 326 hospitalizations, and 256 deaths
  • Roanoke County: 12,503 cases (+37)271 hospitalizations (+1), and 182 deaths
  • Rockbridge County: 2,266 cases (+9), 80 hospitalizations, and 66 deaths
  • Salem: 3,699 cases (+11), 102 hospitalizations, and 67 deaths
  • Wythe County: 4,751 cases (+12), 266 hospitalizations (+1), and 109 deaths

**items in bold indicate increases or decreases in the total number of cases, hospitalizations, and/or deaths since the previous weekday**

The department has reportedly received 39,544 total records of confirmed and probable virus-related hospitalizations around Virginia as of Thursday, which is 17 more hospitalizations than VDH reported on Wednesday.

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