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: 51 cases, 5 death
  • Chesterfield County: 4,170 cases, 75 deaths
  • City of Colonial Heights: 188 cases, 21 deaths
  • City of Hopewell: 259 cases, 5 death
  • City of Richmond: 3,034 cases, 39 deaths
  • Dinwiddie County: 209 cases, 7 deaths
  • Goochland County: 153 cases, 7 deaths
  • Hanover County: 611 cases, 32 deaths
  • Henrico County: 3,714 cases, 182 deaths
  • New Kent County: 121 cases, 1 death
  • Powhatan County: 135 cases, 4 deaths
Coronavirus Updates

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