Coronavirus updates: Cases continue to climb in Henrico, Richmond

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RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Here’s the latest on the coronavirus pandemic for July 16, 2020.

The Virginia Department of Health is reporting that the state has 74,431 total COVID-19 cases — 71,570 confirmed and 2,861 probable. That’s 904 more cases than yesterday.

Virginia’s 7-day COVID-19 positivity rate remains the same 7.2%.

According to the state health department, over 7,000 people have been hospitalized. The Virginia Hospitals and Healthcare Association reports that 9,644 people who have been hospitalized for coronavirus have been discharged.

COVID-19 Cases in Central Virginia

  • Charles City County: 326 cases, 9 deaths
  • Chesterfield County: 18,005 cases, 198 deaths
  • City of Colonial Heights: 964 cases, 30 deaths
  • City of Hopewell: 1,545 cases, 14 deaths
  • City of Petersburg: 2,392 cases, 36 deaths
  • City of Richmond: 12,109 cases, 119 deaths
  • Dinwiddie County: 1,375 cases, 18 deaths
  • Goochland County: 968 cases, 7 deaths
  • Hanover County: 5,531 cases, 95 deaths
  • Henrico County: 17,411 cases, 330 deaths
  • New Kent County: 988 cases, 7 death
  • Powhatan County: 1,220 cases, 7 deaths
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