WASHINGTON COUNTY, Va. (WJHL) – Virginia’s number of confirmed coronavirus cases rose to 1,706 on Thursday, according to the Virginia Department of Health.
According to VDH, there have been 41 virus-related deaths in the state as of Thursday.
VDH reports 17,589 people have been tested and have been hospitalized due to COVID-19.
In Southwest Virginia, the following counties and communities report confirmed cases:
- Lee County – 2
- Bristol – 1
- Tazewell County – 2
- Smyth County – 2
Mount Rogers Health District and VDH have confirmed there are three cases of COVID-19 in Washington County; however, VDH told News Channel 11 the department’s map has not updated to show three cases in the county yet.
For a complete county-by-county map of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Virginia, click here.