VDH: 76,427 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Virginia; 22 new cases in SWVA

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RICHMOND, Va. (WJHL) – The Virginia Department of Health reported 76,427 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the state on Tuesday.

The total case number of confirmed and probable cases in Virginia is 79,371.

VDH said there have been 1,945 confirmed coronavirus-related deaths across the state along with 103 probable COVID-19 deaths.

On Tuesday, VDH reported 7,223 confirmed hospitalizations due to COVID-19 and 44 probable virus-related hospitalizations.

Note: VDH does not report whether cases are active or recovered. County and community case totals can include active, recovered, confirmed and probable cases.

Bristol, Va. – 25 cases / 2 hospitalizations (2 new cases)
Buchanan County – 54 cases / 2 hospitalization
Dickenson County – 10 cases
Lee County – 44 cases / 3 hospitalizations (9 new cases/ 1 new hospitalization)
Norton – 5 cases / 2 hospitalizations
Russell County – 31 cases / 7 hospitalizations (1 new case)
Scott County – 30 cases / 4 hospitalizations / 2 deaths (5 new cases)
Smyth County – 73 cases / 6 hospitalizations/ 1 death
Tazewell County – 48 cases / 1 hospitalization (3 new cases)
Washington County, Va. – 114 cases / 15 hospitalizations / 4 deaths (2 new cases/ 1 new hospitalization)
Wise County – 54 cases / 13 hospitalizations / 3 deaths

On Tuesday, VDH reported 22 new cases in our region as well as two new hospitalizations.

The Virginia Department of Health does not report recoveries from the virus.

For full coverage of the entire Commonwealth of Virginia, click HERE.

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