Virginia’s total coronavirus count increases by 146 cases, 13 deaths as of Monday, VDH says

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RICHMOND, Va. (WFXR) – Virginia health officials reported 146 new coronavirus cases and 13 new virus-related deaths as of Monday morning, bringing the Commonwealth’s total COVID-19 count up to 675,538 confirmed and probable cases and 11,186 confirmed and probable fatalities.

The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) confirmed 525,569 cases and 9,439 deaths are related to the virus as of Monday, May 31. However, 149,969 cases and 1,747 deaths are still reported as “probable.”

Health officials reported 146 new COVID-19 cases, 23 new virus-related hospitalizations, and 13 new virus-related deaths around the Commonwealth as of May 31, 2021. (Photo: Courtesy Virginia Department of Health)

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

  • Alleghany County: 1,364 cases, 60 hospitalizations, and 49 deaths
  • Amherst County: 2,954 cases (-1), 124 hospitalizations, and 37 deaths
  • Appomattox County: 1,616 cases, 71 hospitalizations, and 25 deaths
  • Bath County: 273 cases, 10 hospitalizations, and 10 deaths
  • Bedford County: 6,572 cases, 239 hospitalizations, and 106 deaths
  • Bland County: 680 cases, 27 hospitalizations, and 10 deaths
  • Botetourt County: 2,551 cases, 65 hospitalizations, and 38 deaths
  • Buena Vista: 915 cases, 23 hospitalizations, and 22 deaths
  • Campbell County: 4,559 cases, 179 hospitalizations, and 89 deaths
  • Carroll County: 2,686 cases, 218 hospitalizations, and 75 deaths
  • Charlotte County: 873 cases, 56 hospitalizations, and 21 deaths
  • Covington: 606 cases, 29 hospitalizations, and 14 deaths
  • Craig County: 322 cases, 18 hospitalizations, and 6 deaths
  • Danville: 4,469 cases, 297 hospitalizations, and 140 deaths
  • Floyd County: 875 cases, 31 hospitalizations, and 23 deaths
  • Franklin County: 4,082 cases, 192 hospitalizations, and 78 deaths
  • Galax: 1,174 cases, 97 hospitalizations, and 53 deaths
  • Giles County: 1,297 cases, 51 hospitalizations, and 22 deaths
  • Grayson County: 1,493 cases, 96 hospitalizations, and 35 deaths
  • Halifax County: 2,825 cases, 79 hospitalizations, and 78 deaths
  • Henry County: 4,649 cases, 367 hospitalizations, and 124 deaths
  • Highland County: 109 cases, 1 hospitalization, and 1 death
  • Lexington: 1,204 cases, 26 hospitalizations, and 32 deaths
  • Lynchburg: 7,836 cases, 340 hospitalizations, and 153 deaths
  • Martinsville: 1,618 cases, 164 hospitalizations, and 77 deaths
  • Montgomery County: 9,412 cases, 191 hospitalizations, and 97 deaths
  • Nelson County: 895 cases, 41 hospitalizations, and 13 deaths
  • Patrick County: 1,377 cases, 108 hospitalizations, and 43 deaths
  • Pittsylvania County: 5,576 cases, 252 hospitalizations, and 83 deaths
  • Pulaski County: 2,679 cases, 127 hospitalizations, and 61 deaths
  • Radford: 2,167 cases (-1), 40 hospitalizations, and 18 deaths
  • Roanoke City: 8,505 cases, 253 hospitalizations, and 193 deaths
  • Roanoke County: 8,302 cases, 179 hospitalizations, and 145 deaths
  • Rockbridge County: 1,549 cases (-1), 53 hospitalizations, and 46 deaths
  • Salem: 2,193 cases, 72 hospitalizations, and 50 deaths
  • Wythe County: 2,678 cases, 158 hospitalizations, and 81 deaths

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

Since Sunday, May 30, the VDH reported four new COVID-19 cases in Campbell County, four in Danville, three in Grayson County, three in Pulaski County, three in Salem, two in Lynchburg, two in Roanoke County, one in Alleghany County, one in Appomattox County, one in Bedford County, one in Carroll County, one in Montgomery County, one in Pittsylvania County, and one in Roanoke City.

In addition, of the 13 new virus-related deaths reported on Monday, the department says one is from Bedford County.

However, between Sunday and Monday, the VDH reported one less coronavirus case in Amherst County, one less case in Radford, and one less case in Rockbridge County.

Health officials say they have received 29,757 total records of confirmed and probable virus-related hospitalizations around Virginia as of Monday, which is 23 more hospitalizations than VDH reported on Sunday.

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