Virginia health officials report 148 new COVID-19 cases, 10 new deaths in Tuesday tally

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RICHMOND, Va. (WFXR) — The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) reported a total of 680,065 coronavirus cases and 11,412 virus-related deaths in Tuesday morning’s update, including 148 new confirmed and probable cases and 10 new confirmed and probable fatalities from across the Commonwealth.

Virginia health officials confirmed 529,317 cases and 9,632 deaths are related to the virus as of Tuesday, June 29. However, 150,694 cases and 1,780 deaths are still reported as “probable.”

Health officials reported 148 new COVID-19 cases, 38 new virus-related hospitalizations, and 10 new virus-related deaths around the Commonwealth as of June 29, 2021. (Photo: Courtesy Virginia Department of Health)

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

  • Alleghany County: 1,379 cases, 65 hospitalizations, and 50 deaths
  • Amherst County: 2,984 cases (-1), 129 hospitalizations, and 40 deaths
  • Appomattox County: 1,624 cases, 72 hospitalizations, and 26 deaths
  • Bath County: 274 cases, 10 hospitalizations, and 11 deaths
  • Bedford County: 6,669 cases, 247 hospitalizations, and 109 deaths
  • Bland County: 689 cases, 28 hospitalizations, and 10 deaths
  • Botetourt County: 2,604 cases, 66 hospitalizations, and 38 deaths
  • Buena Vista: 936 cases, 25 hospitalizations, and 22 deaths
  • Campbell County: 4,974 cases (-2), 209 hospitalizations, and 100 deaths
  • Carroll County: 2,719 cases (-1), 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: 4,497 cases, 308 hospitalizations, and 142 deaths
  • Floyd County: 885 cases, 31 hospitalizations, and 22 deaths
  • Franklin County: 4,107 cases, 197 hospitalizations, and 81 deaths
  • Galax: 1,174 cases (-1), 96 hospitalizations, and 53 deaths
  • Giles County: 1,333 cases (-3), 55 hospitalizations, and 22 deaths
  • Grayson County: 1,513 cases, 101 hospitalizations, and 38 deaths
  • Halifax County: 2,838 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: 1,207 cases, 29 hospitalizations, and 33 deaths
  • Lynchburg: 7,484 cases, 324 hospitalizations, and 147 deaths
  • Martinsville: 1,629 cases, 169 hospitalizations, and 79 deaths
  • Montgomery County: 9,425 cases, 193 hospitalizations, and 98 deaths
  • Nelson County: 892 cases (-1), 41 hospitalizations, and 13 deaths
  • Patrick County: 1,400 cases, 114 hospitalizations, and 43 deaths
  • Pittsylvania County: 5,625 cases268 hospitalizations, and 82 deaths
  • Pulaski County: 2,721 cases, 131 hospitalizations, and 62 deaths
  • Radford: 2,179 cases, 40 hospitalizations, and 19 deaths
  • Roanoke City: 8,607 cases, 262 hospitalizations, and 198 deaths
  • Roanoke County: 8,431 cases, 186 hospitalizations, and 147 deaths
  • Rockbridge County: 1,567 cases (-1), 57 hospitalizations, and 48 deaths
  • Salem: 2,216 cases (-2), 74 hospitalizations, and 50 deaths
  • Wythe County: 2,736 cases, 165 hospitalizations, and 81 deaths

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

Since Monday, June 28, the VDH reported nine new COVID-19 cases in Pulaski County, seven in Pittsylvania County, four in Bedford County, four in Danville, four in Roanoke City, three in Alleghany County, three in Buena Vista, three in Montgomery County, three in Roanoke County, two in Franklin County, one in Appomattox County, one in Bland County, one in Botetourt County, one in Grayson County, one in Lexington, one in Lynchburg, and one in Patrick County.

In addition, of the 10 new virus-related deaths reported on Tuesday, the department says two are from Danville, one is from Campbell County, and one is from Roanoke City.

However, between Monday and Tuesday, the VDH reported one less coronavirus case in Amherst County, one less case in Carroll County, one less case in Galax, one less case in Nelson County, one less case in Rockbridge County, two less cases in Campbell County, two less cases in Salem, and three less cases in Giles County.

Health officials say they have received 30,417 total records of confirmed and probable virus-related hospitalizations around Virginia as of Tuesday, which is 38 more hospitalizations than VDH reported on Monday.

Of these newly-reported hospitalizations from Tuesday, three are from Danville, two are from Wythe County, one is from Pittsylvania County, one is from Rockbridge County, and one is from Salem.

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