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Virginia sees 841 new coronavirus cases, now reporting 46,239 statewide

There are now 1,407 deaths from the coronavirus in Virginia

RICHMOND, Va. – There are now 46,239 cases of the coronavirus in Virginia as of June 2.

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

Tuesday’s total of 46,239 marks an increase from Monday’s total of 45,398 Sunday’s total of 44,607, Saturday’s total of 43,611 cases, Friday’s total of 42,533, Thursday’s total of 41,401 and Wednesday’s total of 40,249.

Here is a breakdown of the 841 new cases in Virginia:

  • 207 new cases in Fairfax County
  • 61 new cases in Prince William County and Henrico County
  • 59 new cases in Chesterfield County
  • 37 new cases in Richmond City
  • 30 new cases in Manassas City
  • 26 new cases in Greensville County
  • 25 new cases in Loudoun County
  • 22 new cases in Accomack County and Henry County
  • 19 new cases in Alexandria
  • 15 new cases in Spotsylvania County
  • 12 new cases in Frederick County and Portsmouth
  • 11 new cases in Stafford County
  • 10 new cases in Manassas Park and Arlington County
  • 9 new cases in Norfolk, Newport News and Warren County
  • 8 new cases in Hanover County
  • 7 new cases in Virginia Beach, Culpeper County, Shenandoah County and Caroline County
  • 6 new cases in Chesapeake, Nottoway County, Prince Edward County, Prince George County and Fredericksburg
  • 5 new cases in Page County, Winchester and Martinsville
  • 4 new cases in Rockingham County, Roanoke City, Orange County, Buckingham County, Hopewell, James City County, Roanoke County and Isle of Wight County
  • 3 new cases in Charlottesville, Fauquier County, Petersburg, Augusta County, Galax and Carroll County
  • 2 new cases in Harrisonburg, Northampton County, Hampton, Bedford County, Westmoreland County, Staunton, Montgomery County, Goochland County, Grayson County, Louisa County, Southampton County, Botetourt County, Lunenburg County and New Kent County
  • 1 new case in Albemarle County, Alleghany County, Brunswick County, Danville, King George County, Suffolk, Charlotte County, Pittsylvania County, Powhatan, County, Amelia County, Floyd County, Pulaski County, Rappahannock County, Rockbridge County, Surry County and Washington County

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

As of Tuesday, the Virginia Dept. of Health reports there have been 369,308 total 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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