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Virginia sees 453 new coronavirus cases, now reporting 8,990 statewide

300 people have died after testing positive for the coronavirus

RICHMOND, Va. – There are now 8,990 “presumptively positive” cases of the coronavirus in Virginia as of April 20.

[Where are Virginia’s coronavirus cases? The latest from the health department]

Monday’s total of 8,990 cases marks an increase of 8,537 on Sunday, 8,053 on Saturday, 7,491 on Friday, 6,889 on Thursday, 6,500 on Wednesday and 6,171 on Tuesday.

Falls Church is reporting its first cases today.

Here is a breakdown of the 453 new coronavirus cases:

  • 116 new cases in Fairfax County
  • 51 new cases in Prince William County
  • 38 new cases in Alexandria
  • 24 new cases in Falls Church
  • 21 new cases in Loudoun County
  • 20 new cases in Chesterfield County
  • 18 new cases in Arlington County
  • 16 new cases in Harrisonburg
  • 14 new cases in Henrico County
  • 10 new cases in Accomack County
  • 10 new cases in Fairfax City
  • 9 new cases in Stafford County
  • 8 new cases in Culpeper County
  • 8 new cases in Virginia Beach
  • 7 new cases in Hanover County
  • 7 new cases in Hampton
  • 6 new cases in Rockingham County
  • 5 new cases in Richmond City
  • 5 new cases in Manassas Park
  • 4 new cases in Chesapeake
  • 4 new cases in Albemarle County
  • 4 new cases in Emporia
  • 3 new cases in Manassas City
  • 3 new cases in Spotsylvania County
  • 3 new cases in Colonial Heights
  • 3 new cases in Goochland County
  • 3 new cases in Greensville County
  • 2 new cases in Staunton
  • 2 new cases in Fauquier County
  • 2 new cases in Norfolk
  • 2 new cases in Roanoke County
  • 2 new cases in Augusta County
  • 2 new cases in Fluvanna County
  • 2 new cases in Halifax County
  • 2 new cases in Montgomery County
  • 2 new cases in Shenandoah County
  • 1 new case in Suffolk
  • 1 new case in Southampton County
  • 1 new case in Danville
  • 1 new case in Caroline County
  • 1 new case in Dinwiddie County
  • 1 new case in Franklin County
  • 1 new case in New Kent County
  • 1 new case in Orange County
  • 1 new case in Page County
  • 1 new case in Smythe County
  • 1 new case in Surry County
  • 1 new case in Sussex County
  • 1 new case in Waynesboro
  • 1 new case in Newport News

[Interactive map from Johns Hopkins shows how coronavirus is spreading in real-time]

These cases are “presumptively positive,” meaning they are pending confirmatory testing by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

As of Monday at 9 a.m., the Virginia Dept. of Health reports that 56,735 people have been tested.


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