Teenage girl listed among latest COVID-19 deaths

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — A 13-year-old girl from Nicholas County is among the latest state residents who have died in connection with COVID-19.

The state Department of Health and Human Resources updated its COVID-19 dashboard Monday morning. The agency added 17 deaths including a 13-year old female from Nicholas County, a 96-year old female from Cabell County, a 58-year old male from Hancock County, an 83-year old male from Boone County, a 90-year old male from Ohio County, an 87-year old female from Mineral County, a 91-year old female from Kanawha County, a 66-year old male from Raleigh County, a 69-year old female from Marion County, a 77-year old male from Webster County, an 88-year old female from Webster County, an 86-year old male from Putnam County, a 59-year old male from Kanawha County, a 79-year old male from Berkeley County, an 84-year old male from Cabell County, a 59-year old female from Mineral County, and a 92-year old male from Kanawha County.

Overall deaths are now at 7,251.

The DHHR said there are currently 2,706 active cases. There were 1,870 newly confirmed cases listed Monday.

COVID hospitalizations are now at 340.

Active cases per county include: Barbour (30), Berkeley (173), Boone (48), Braxton (8), Brooke (26), Cabell (108), Calhoun (5), Clay (4), Doddridge (4), Fayette (72), Gilmer (13), Grant (32), Greenbrier (65), Hampshire (39), Hancock (40), Hardy (52), Harrison (101), Jackson (17), Jefferson (60), Kanawha (218), Lewis (30), Lincoln (49), Logan (73), Marion (94), Marshall (50), Mason (55), McDowell (48), Mercer (148), Mineral (58), Mingo (31), Monongalia (131), Monroe (33), Morgan (32), Nicholas (41), Ohio (53), Pendleton (13), Pleasants (1), Pocahontas (14), Preston (31), Putnam (62), Raleigh (143), Randolph (26), Ritchie (15), Roane (14), Summers (17), Taylor (28), Tucker (4), Tyler (6), Upshur (34), Wayne (26), Webster (13), Wetzel (18), Wirt (17), Wood (124), Wyoming (59).

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