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West Virginia reports 1,905 active COVID cases, one new death on Tuesday

The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources announced Tuesday that 1,905 cases of COVID-19 are currently active in the Mountain State. That’s a decrease of 100 since the last report. 

Locally, reported active case totals are: Upshur (26), Barbour (14), Lewis (34), Randolph (25) and Webster (6) counties. In Upshur County, that’s a decrease of five active cases since last Thursday.

One additional death has been attributed to the disease, according to the DHHR – a 79-year old female from Berkeley County. 

“The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) reports as of June 21, 2022, there are currently 1,905 active COVID-19 cases statewide. There has been one death reported since the last report, with a total of 7,018 deaths attributed to COVID-19,” according to a press release. 

About 184 residents are hospitalized with the virus, with 26 currently in intensive care and four on a ventilator. The daily percent positive was 12.11%. 

About 55% of the state has been vaccinated for COVID-19. 

CURRENT ACTIVE CASES PER COUNTY: Barbour (14), Berkeley (119), Boone (25), Braxton (18), Brooke (22), Cabell (73), Calhoun (9), Clay (7), Doddridge (2), Fayette (41), Gilmer (11), Grant (14), Greenbrier (50), Hampshire (11), Hancock (14), Hardy (23), Harrison (91), Jackson (20), Jefferson (71), Kanawha (162), Lewis (34), Lincoln (16), Logan (39), Marion (91), Marshall (33), Mason (45), McDowell (22), Mercer (79), Mineral (35), Mingo (12), Monongalia (128), Monroe (26), Morgan (8), Nicholas (22), Ohio (34), Pendleton (3), Pleasants (9), Pocahontas (4), Preston (17), Putnam (51), Raleigh (93), Randolph (25), Ritchie (7), Roane (39), Summers (13), Taylor (17), Tucker (4), Tyler (6), Upshur (26), Wayne (22), Webster (6), Wetzel (24), Wirt (5), Wood (82), Wyoming (31).

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