Virginia health officials report 182 new COVID-19 cases, 59 new hospitalizations in Tuesday update

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RICHMOND, Va. (WFXR) — On Tuesday morning, Virginia health officials reported 182 new coronavirus cases and eight new virus-related deaths, bringing the Commonwealth’s total COVID-19 count up to 677,013 confirmed and probable cases and 11,253 confirmed and probable fatalities.

The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) confirmed 526,805 cases and 9,492 deaths are related to the virus as of Tuesday, June 8. However, 150,208 cases and 1,761 deaths are still reported as “probable.”

Health officials reported 182 new COVID-19 cases, 59 new virus-related hospitalizations, and eight new virus-related deaths around the Commonwealth as of June 8, 2021. (Photo: Courtesy Virginia Department of Health)

According to VDH’s Tuesday tally, more than 102,000 cases have been reported from the following localities in southwest and central Virginia:

  • Alleghany County: 1,369 cases60 hospitalizations (-1), and 49 deaths
  • Amherst County: 2,971 cases, 124 hospitalizations, and 38 deaths
  • Appomattox County: 1,622 cases, 71 hospitalizations, and 26 deaths
  • Bath County: 271 cases, 10 hospitalizations, and 10 deaths
  • Bedford County: 6,622 cases (-5), 242 hospitalizations, and 109 deaths
  • Bland County: 681 cases, 27 hospitalizations, and 10 deaths
  • Botetourt County: 2,561 cases, 65 hospitalizations, and 38 deaths
  • Buena Vista: 920 cases, 23 hospitalizations, and 22 deaths
  • Campbell County: 4,577 cases, 182 hospitalizations, and 86 deaths
  • Carroll County: 2,713 cases224 hospitalizations, and 77 deaths
  • Charlotte County: 873 cases (-2), 56 hospitalizations, and 21 deaths
  • Covington: 610 cases (-2), 31 hospitalizations, and 14 deaths
  • Craig County: 323 cases, 18 hospitalizations, and 6 deaths
  • Danville: 4,483 cases (-1), 302 hospitalizations, and 141 deaths
  • Floyd County: 877 cases (-1), 31 hospitalizations, and 23 deaths
  • Franklin County: 4,086 cases, 197 hospitalizations, and 80 deaths
  • Galax: 1,173 cases (-3), 96 hospitalizations (-1), and 53 deaths
  • Giles County: 1,312 cases (-1), 51 hospitalizations, and 22 deaths
  • Grayson County: 1,501 cases, 99 hospitalizations, and 36 deaths
  • Halifax County: 2,832 cases, 79 hospitalizations, and 78 deaths
  • Henry County: 4,665 cases, 369 hospitalizations, and 124 deaths
  • Highland County: 109 cases, 1 hospitalization, and 1 death
  • Lexington: 1,208 cases (-1), 26 hospitalizations, and 32 deaths
  • Lynchburg: 7,834 cases, 343 hospitalizations, and 154 deaths
  • Martinsville: 1,621 cases (-1), 165 hospitalizations, and 78 deaths
  • Montgomery County: 9,408 cases192 hospitalizations, and 96 deaths
  • Nelson County: 893 cases, 41 hospitalizations, and 13 deaths
  • Patrick County: 1,389 cases, 110 hospitalizations, and 43 deaths
  • Pittsylvania County: 5,586 cases, 255 hospitalizations, and 82 deaths
  • Pulaski County: 2,689 cases, 127 hospitalizations, and 62 deaths
  • Radford: 2,170 cases (-1), 40 hospitalizations, and 18 deaths
  • Roanoke City: 8,547 cases, 258 hospitalizations, and 196 deaths
  • Roanoke County: 8,346 cases185 hospitalizations, and 146 deaths
  • Rockbridge County: 1,549 cases, 54 hospitalizations, and 46 deaths
  • Salem: 2,197 cases74 hospitalizations, and 50 deaths
  • Wythe County: 2,691 cases157 hospitalizations (-1), and 81 deaths

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

Since Monday, June 7, the VDH reported 10 new coronavirus cases in Lynchburg, eight in Roanoke County, four in Carroll County, four in Grayson County, four in Roanoke City, three in Botetourt County, three in Buena Vista, three in Salem, two in Alleghany County, two in Campbell County, two in Patrick County, one in Amherst County, one in Halifax County, one in Henry County, one in Montgomery County, one in Pulaski County, one in Rockbridge County, and one in Wythe County.

However, between Monday and Tuesday, health officials reported one less COVID-19 case in Danville, one less case in Floyd County, one less case in Giles County, one less case in Lexington, one less case in Martinsville, one less case in Radford, one less hospitalization in Alleghany County, one less hospitalization in Wythe County, two less cases in Charlotte County, two less cases in Covington, three less cases and one less hospitalization in Galax, and five less cases in Bedford County.

The department has received 30,020 total records of confirmed and probable virus-related hospitalizations around Virginia as of Tuesday, which is 59 more hospitalizations than VDH reported on Monday.

Of these newly-reported hospitalizations from Tuesday, three are from Roanoke County, two are from Franklin County, two are from Lynchburg, one is from Carroll County, one is from Danville, one is from Grayson County, one is from Montgomery County, one is from Pittsylvania County, one is from Roanoke City, and one is from Salem.

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