Virginia sees 1,284 new coronavirus cases, now reporting 50,681 statewide

There are now 1,472 deaths from the coronavirus in Virginia

Virginia reports 48,532 coronavirus cases
Virginia reports 48,532 coronavirus cases

RICHMOND, Va. – There are now 50,681 cases of the coronavirus in Virginia as of June 7.

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

Sunday’s total of 50,681 makes an increase from Saturday’s total of 49,397, Friday’s total of 48,532, Thursday’s total of 47,856, Wednesday’s total of 46,905, Tuesday’s total of 46,239, Monday’s total of 45,398 Sunday’s total of 44,607 and Saturday’s total of 43,611 cases.

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

As of Sunday, the Virginia Dept. of Health reports there have been 424,316 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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