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Health officials confirm 236 new COVID-19 cases in Virginia; nine new virus-related deaths as of Sunday’s update

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RICHMOND, Va. (WFXR) – Virginia health officials reported a total of 673,029 coronavirus cases and 11,106 virus-related deaths as of Sunday morning, which includes 236 new confirmed and probable cases and nine new confirmed and probable fatalities from across the Commonwealth.

The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) confirmed 523,719 cases and 9,373 deaths are related to the virus as of Sunday, May 23. However, 149,310 cases and 1,733 deaths are still reported as “probable.”

According to VDH’s Sunday 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 48 deaths
  • Amherst County: 2,939 cases, 124 hospitalizations, and 37 deaths
  • Appomattox County: 1,598 cases, 69 hospitalizations, and 25 deaths
  • Bath County: 273 cases, 10 hospitalizations, and 10 deaths
  • Bedford County: 6,447 cases, 235 hospitalizations, and 103 deaths
  • Bland County: 679 cases, 27 hospitalizations, and 10 deaths
  • Botetourt County: 2,542 cases, 65 hospitalizations, and 38 deaths
  • Buena Vista: 911 cases, 23 hospitalizations, and 21 deaths
  • Campbell County: 4,526 cases, 176 hospitalizations, and 89 deaths
  • Carroll County: 2,678 cases, 216 hospitalizations, and 74 deaths
  • Charlotte County: 870 cases, 56 hospitalizations, and 21 deaths
  • Covington: 605 cases, 29 hospitalizations, and 13 deaths
  • Craig County: 317 cases, 18 hospitalizations, and 6 deaths
  • Danville: 4,440 cases, 291 hospitalizations (-1), and 138 deaths
  • Floyd County: 873 cases, 31 hospitalizations, and 23 deaths
  • Franklin County: 4,066 cases (-1), 185 hospitalizations (-1), and 77 deaths
  • Galax: 1,169 cases, 97 hospitalizations, and 53 deaths
  • Giles County: 1,291 cases, 51 hospitalizations, and 22 deaths
  • Grayson County: 1,485 cases, 95 hospitalizations, and 35 deaths
  • Halifax County: 2,814 cases, 79 hospitalizations, and 78 deaths
  • Henry County: 4,621 cases, 363 hospitalizations, and 124 deaths
  • Highland County: 109 cases, 1 hospitalization, and 1 death
  • Lexington: 1,207 cases, 26 hospitalizations, and 32 deaths
  • Lynchburg: 7,873 cases, 338 hospitalizations, and 153 deaths
  • Martinsville: 1,609 cases, 162 hospitalizations, and 76 deaths
  • Montgomery County: 9,396 cases, 188 hospitalizations, and 97 deaths
  • Nelson County: 899 cases, 40 hospitalizations, and 13 deaths
  • Patrick County: 1,366 cases, 108 hospitalizations, and 43 deaths
  • Pittsylvania County: 5,560 cases, 251 hospitalizations, and 83 deaths
  • Pulaski County: 2,663 cases, 127 hospitalizations, and 61 deaths
  • Radford: 2,159 cases, 38 hospitalizations, and 18 deaths
  • Roanoke City: 8,501 cases, 252 hospitalizations, and 193 deaths
  • Roanoke County: 8,280 cases, 178 hospitalizations, and 145 deaths
  • Rockbridge County: 1,555 cases, 53 hospitalizations, and 46 deaths
  • Salem: 2,174 cases, 72 hospitalizations, and 49 deaths
  • Wythe County: 2,664 cases, 156 hospitalizations, and 79 deaths

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

Since Saturday, May 22, VDH officials did not report a significant rise in cases at any location in central or southwest Virginia. All localities who have reported new cases have confirmed under 10 new cases.

Of the nine virus-related deaths in Virginia, as of Sunday’s update, only one of those (Roanoke) is from our area.

Health officials say they have received 29,486 total records of confirmed and probable virus-related hospitalizations around Virginia as of Sunday, which is 11 more hospitalizations than VDH reported on Saturday.

Of these newly-reported hospitalizations from Sunday, one is from Buena Vista, one is from Henry County and one is from Montgomery County.

VDH also reported the following revisions on Sunday:

Total cases
  • Franklin County has one fewer case.
Total Hospitalizations
  • Danville has one fewer hospitalization.
  • Franklin County has one fewer hospitalization.

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