Virginia sees 989 new coronavirus cases, now reporting 25,070 statewide

There are now more than 850 deaths from the coronavirus in Virginia a

RICHMOND, Va. – There are now 25,070 cases of the coronavirus in Virginia as of May 11.

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

Monday’s total of 25,070 cases marks an increase from 24,081 on Sunday, Saturday’s total of 23,196, Friday’s total of 22,342, 21,570 on Thursday, 20,985 on Wednesday and 20,256 on Tuesday.

Here is a breakdown of the 989 new cases in Virginia:

  • 308 new cases in Fairfax County
  • 251 new cases in Prince William County
  • 47 new cases in Manassas City
  • 36 new cases in Loudoun County
  • 31 new cases in Alexandria and Arlington County
  • 17 new cases in Roanoke County
  • 16 new cases in Richmond City, Henrico County, Accomack County and Rockingham County
  • 15 new cases in Manassas Park
  • 14 new cases in Virginia Beach
  • 13 new cases in Roanoke City
  • 12 new cases Culpeper County, Mecklenburg County and Chesapeake
  • 10 new cases in Stafford County and Galax
  • 9 new cases in Spotsylvania County
  • 8 new cases in Fauquier County
  • 7 new cases in Northampton County
  • 6 new cases in Portsmouth
  • 5 new cases in Newport News and Shenandoah County
  • 4 new cases in Norfolk and Harrisonburg
  • 3 new cases in Williamsburg City, Grayson County, Petersburg, Albemarle County, Henry County and Staunton
  • 2 new cases in Chesterfield County, Hampton, Hopewell, Frederick County, Isle of Wight County, Rappahannock County and Charlottesville City
  • 1 new case Hanover County, Carroll County, Warren County, King George County, Orange County, Dinwiddie County, Greensville County, Prince George County, Essex County, Montgomery County, Franklin County, Richmond County, Brunswick County, Emporia, Sussex County, York County, Suffolk, Page County, Louisa County, Salem, Amherst County, King William County, Lynchburg, Botetourt County, Lexington and Danville

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

As of Monday, the Virginia Dept. of Health reports there have been 167,758 testing encounters.

The term “testing encounters” includes individuals who have been tested more than once due to their profession, high-risk status or need for a negative result to return to work. The health department started using this metric on May 1. To learn more, click here.

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