DHHR updates COVID numbers

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The state Department of Health and Human Resources reported 1,855 active cases of COVID-19 in Wednesday’s dashboard update.

There were 556 new cases confirmed and 552 cases reported as recovered.

Three new deaths were reported including a 73-year old female from Putnam County, a 100-year old male from Berkeley County, and a 57-year old female from Jefferson County.

Overall deaths are at 7,016.

Hospitalizations are at around 200.

Active cases per county include Barbour (17), Berkeley (127), Boone (41), Braxton (15), Brooke (21), Cabell (90), Calhoun (10), Clay (4), Doddridge (6), Fayette (45), Gilmer (13), Grant (16), Greenbrier (41), Hampshire (23), Hancock (24), Hardy (19), Harrison (101), Jackson (13), Jefferson (49), Kanawha (161), Lewis (19), Lincoln (22), Logan (47), Marion (70), Marshall (13), Mason (40), McDowell (18), Mercer (77), Mineral (21), Mingo (33), Monongalia (104), Monroe (18), Morgan (8), Nicholas (24), Ohio (40), Pendleton (1), Pleasants (5), Pocahontas (6), Preston (21), Putnam (57), Raleigh (98), Randolph (20), Ritchie (7), Roane (18), Summers (3), Taylor (33), Tucker (13), Tyler (10), Upshur (29), Wayne (28), Webster (6), Wetzel (23), Wirt (2), Wood (64), Wyoming (21)





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