COVID-19 deaths in Virginia rise to 1,009; total of 30,388 cases
Confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19 rose to a total of 30,388 in Virginia, an increase of 705, the Virginia Department of Health reported Sunday.
The department reported a total of 1,009 confirmed and probable deaths and 3,775 hospitalizations as of 5 p.m. Saturday.
The Virginia Department of Corrections reported that as of Saturday evening, a total of 872 inmates have tested positive for COVID-19, 17 are currently hospitalized, and five have died.
The department said that as of Saturday, 72 staff members and contractors have also tested positive.