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Virginia coronavirus numbers continue to trend down with 676 new cases, 8 deaths

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Posted at 10:11 AM, Jun 05, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-05 10:12:16-04

The Virginia Department of Health released their daily updated numbers involving coronavirus cases within the state.

According to their website, there are now 48,532 total cases, 46,281 of which are confirmed and 2,251 are probable. There are 1,453 total coronavirus related deaths, with 1,350 being confirmed and 103 being probable. The case numbers are up by 676, and deaths are up by 8 since Thursday.

A total of 361,519 people in Virginia have now been tested.

The Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Association also updated their numbers. As of Friday, there are 831 people currently being hospitalized for coronavirus. There are 374 people currently receiving inpatient hospital care whose test results are pending. 320 confirmed positive patients, and those whose test results are pending, are currently hospitalized in the ICU.

161 hospital patients, both confirmed for coronavirus, and those with test results pending, are currently on a ventilator. 583 ventilators are being used in hospitals out of the 2,959 in the state - that's 20% usage.

6,392 patients who have been hospitalized for coronavirus have been discharged.

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

  • Chesapeake 563 cases, 91 hospitalized, 15 deaths
  • Accomack 969 cases, 53 hospitalized, 12 deaths
  • Northampton 249 cases, 31 hospitalized, 25 deaths
  • Hampton 215 cases, 33 hospitalized, 4 deaths
  • Norfolk 560 cases, 71 hospitalized, 6 deaths
  • James City County 211 cases, 54 hospitalized, 15 deaths
  • Newport News 309 cases, 41 hospitalized, 10 deaths
  • Poquoson 8 cases, 2 hospitalized, 0 deaths
  • Williamsburg 45 cases, 11 hospitalized, 5 deaths
  • York County 79 cases, 10 hospitalized, 3 deaths
  • Portsmouth 325 cases, 47 hospitalized, 11 deaths
  • Gloucester 32 cases, 8 hospitalized, 1 death
  • Virginia Beach 784 cases, 102 hospitalized, 25 deaths
  • Franklin City 42 cases, 3 hospitalized, 2 deaths
  • Isle of Wight 137 cases, 14 hospitalized, 3 deaths
  • Southampton 152 cases, 7 hospitalized, 2 deaths
  • Suffolk 322 cases, 53 hospitalized, 33 deaths

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