Roanoke County reports 3 new deaths, Pulaski County 2, Franklin County 1, Roanoke 1
Plus 404 new hospitalized. Area counts show 3 new deaths in Franklin County, 2 each in Carroll and Roanoke counties and 1 apiece in Pulaski County, and cities of Roanoke, Salem
The Old Dominion reported 17,027 new cases, along with 284 for Montgomery County-Radford, 148 in Franklin, 187 in Roanoke, 186 in Roanoke County-Salem, and 28 in Floyd
Virginia’s 14,803 new cases are the highest of this week. So are 31 more deaths. New deaths reported in Galax and Roanoke
Daily deaths in double digits (13)
Deaths are just 8 in this daily report for the Commonwealth.
Death numbers may not be complete because of changes in reporting requirements still underway by the Virginia Department of Health. Cases and hospitalization counts are reported from the period from 5 p.m. Friday through 5 pm. Sunday.
But Friday’s report from the Department of Health reports on just one new hospitalization in our area. Floyd County topped 2,000 total infections with nine new ones.
Two new deaths in Pulaski and Roanoke Counties and one in Roanoke City. Floyd County cases rise by 27, bring their total to 1,985
The 37 new deaths included one each in Franklin and Roanoke counties and another in Roanoke city.