COVID-19 in Virginia: LIVE updates for Thursday, April 9

Posted at 8:52 AM, Apr 09, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-09 14:03:11-04

RICHMOND, Va. -- In an effort to provide accurate, easy-to-read information on the on-going COVID-19 outbreak and its impact on our community, will update this post with the day's local coronavirus headlines and statistics.

COVID-19 IN VIRGINIA (Scroll to bottom for U.S. stats)

Positive Tests: 4,042 (+397 from Wednesday)
People Hospitalized: 685 (+70 from Wednesday)
COVID-19-Linked Deaths: 109 (+34 from Wednesday)
People Tested: 33,026 (+2,381 from Wednesday)


Accomack: 11
Albemarle: 43 (+2)
Alleghany: 2
Alexandria: 149 (+6)
Appomattox: 4 (+1)
Arlington: 280 (+26)
Amelia: 8
Amherst: 9 (+1)
Augusta: 13

Bedford: 12
Bristol: 1
Botetourt: 18
Brunswick: 1
Buchanan: 1
Buckingham: 9
Buena Vista City: 4

Campbell: 4
Caroline: 4
Carroll: 3 (+1)
Charles City: 5
Charlotte: 1
Charlottesville: 27 (+4)
Chesapeake: 101 (+2)
Chesterfield: 158 (+13)
Clarke: 3
Colonial Heights: 2 (+1)
Covington: 1
Craig: 2
Culpeper: 13 (+3)
Cumberland: 6

Danville: 19 (+4)
Dinwiddie: 2 Emporia: 5 (+1)

Fairfax: 690 (+120)
Fauquier: 20 (+3)
Floyd: 1 (new)
Fluvanna: 16 (+4)
Franklin City: 6 (+1)
Franklin County: 13 (+1)
Frederick: 54 (+8)
Fredericksburg: 10 +(+2)

Galax: 1
Giles: 2
Gloucester: 16
Goochland: 24
Greene: 4
Greenesville: 6 (+1)

Halifax: 4 (+2)
Hanover: 29 (+7)
Hampton: 53
Harrisonburg: 39 (+3)
Henrico: 319 (+28)
Henry: 5 (+1)
Hopewell: 13

Isle of Wight: 24 (+1)

James City: 123 (+1)

King George: 13 (+2)
King and Queen: 2 (+1)
King William: 2

Lancaster: 1
Lexington: 3
Lee: 3
Louisa: 17 (+1)
Loudoun: 258 (+20)
Lunenburg: 2
Lynchburg: 21 (+1)

Madison: 5
Manassas City: 25 (+5)
Manassas Park: 5
Mathews: 2
Mecklenburg: 25 (+9)
Middlesex: 2 (new)
Montgomery: 17 (+1)

Nelson: 3
New Kent: 11
Newport News: 64 (+4)
Norfolk: 84 (+7)
Northampton: 2
Northumberland: 3
Nottoway: 3

Orange: 9 (+2) Page: 5 (+2)
Petersburg: 12 (+3)
Pittsylvania: 4 (+1)
Poquoson: 5( +1)
Portsmouth: 44 (+3)
Powhatan: 4
Prince Edward: 3
Prince George: 25 (+1)
Prince William: 299 (+36)
Pulaski: 3 (+1)

Radford: 1
Rappahannock: 1
Richmond City: 126 (+7)
Richmond County: 3 (+1)
Roanoke City: 15 (+1)
Roanoke County: 9
Rockbridge: 3
Rockingham: 21 (+1)
Russell: 1

Salem: 1
Shenandoah: 15 (+2)
Smyth: 8 (+3)
Spotsylvania: 36 (+5)
Southampton: 5
Stafford: 54 (+6)
Staunton: 1
Suffolk: 31
Surry: 3
Sussex: 6

Tazewell: 4

Virginia Beach: 219 (+12)

Warren: 9 (+1)
Washington: 15 (+3)
Waynesboro: 3 (+1)
Westmoreland: 5
Winchester: 16 (+1)
Williamsburg: 16
Wise: 5 (+1)
Wythe: 6

York: 25

*NOTE: This data is provided from the Virginia Department of Health daily at 9 a.m. Officials said their cutoff for data is 5 p.m. the previous day. So your local health department may have issued an alert about a case before it is added to the statewide tally released the following day.


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