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Virginia coronavirus case number jumps by 640 in a day

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Posted at 9:15 AM, Apr 21, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-21 10:44:34-04

Coronavirus cases in Virginia jumped a significant amount from Monday to Tuesday.

Virginia now has 9,630 COVID-19 cases and 324 virus-related deaths reported. Of the cases, 9,451 have been confirmed and 179 are probable and 321 deaths are confirmed and three are probable.

These numbers show cases rose by 640 and deaths went up by 24 in a day.

Overall, 58,354 people have been tested in Virginia as of Tuesday morning.

Here's the breakdown of confirmed cases in local areas:

  • Chesapeake 176
  • Accomack 52
  • Northampton 7
  • Hampton 92
  • Norfolk 118
  • James City County 146
  • Newport News 101
  • Poquoson 6
  • Williamsburg 15
  • York County 43
  • Portsmouth 82
  • Gloucester 21
  • Virginia Beach 288
  • Franklin City 12
  • Isle of Wight 88
  • Southampton 18
  • Suffolk 111

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