Montgomery, Giles, Roanoke counties and Salem added a new death each.
No new deaths in our area. Virginia reported 38.
The daily increase in cases is the highest this week. One of the 20 deaths came in Roanoke city.
Hospitalizations are up over previous days. Among the 23 deaths reported Tuesday, the only one in our area was in Floyd County.
In 28 deaths from Wednesday and Thanksgiving Day, 28 deaths include three in Roanoke County, 1 in Carroll County and 1 in Salem.
In our area, new deaths were reported in Galax, Salem plus Franklin and Patrick counties.