VDH: 195 new COVID-19 cases, 2 new deaths in Southwest Virginia Sunday

Local Coronavirus Coverage

RICHMOND, Va. (WJHL) — Southwest Virginia counties reported 195 new COVID-19 cases and two new deaths Sunday, according to the Virginia Department of Health (VDH).

The region is at record high 14-day trend rates for average daily new hospitalizations and average daily new cases.

Smyth and Wise counties each reported one new death since Saturday.

Statewide, VDH reported 329,185 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the Commonwealth.

According to VDH, the total number of confirmed and probable cases is 398,856.

VDH reports there have been 4,749 confirmed coronavirus-related deaths across the state.

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. – 1,048 cases / 51 hospitalizations/ 8 deaths (5 new cases)
Buchanan County – 953 cases / 69 hospitalizations/ 23 deaths (4 new cases/ 2 new hospitalizations)
Dickenson County – 731 cases / 27 hospitalizations/ 6 deaths (3 new cases)
Lee County – 1,758 cases / 76 hospitalizations/ 32 deaths (12 new cases/ 1 new hospitalization)
Norton – 207 cases / 11 hospitalizations/ 1 death (5 new cases/ 1 new hospitalization)
Russell County – 1,728 cases / 97 hospitalizations / 19 deaths (20 new cases/ 1 new hospitalization)
Scott County – 1,339 cases / 89 hospitalizations / 39 deaths (12 new cases)
Smyth County – 2,075 cases / 139 hospitalizations / 59 deaths (30 new cases/ 1 new hospitalization/ 1 new death)
Tazewell County – 2,691 cases/ 102 hospitalizations/ 24 deaths (34 new cases/ 1 new hospitalization)
Washington County, Va. – 3,414 cases / 225 hospitalizations / 58 deaths (41 new cases/ 6 new hospitalizations)
Wise County – 2,368 cases / 123 hospitalizations / 66 deaths (29 new cases/ 1 new hospitalization/ 1 new death)

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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