A cluster of COVID-19 deaths and infections have been reported at Canterbury Rehabilitation & Healthcare Center in Henrico County, Virginia. Fifty residents of the long-term care facility have died from the coronavirus and more than 100 residents and staff members have tested positive, making Canterbury nursing home one of the worst clusters of cases in the United States. The 8News team is following the story as it unfolds and impacts families and healthcare workers in the community.
Canterbury Rehabilitation & Healthcare Center reported three additional COVID-19 deaths on Tuesday, putting the death count at the long-term care facility at 45. The death toll at the center has now surpassed the total from Life Care Center of Kirkland, a Seattle-area nursing home tied to at least 43 deaths.