The West Virginia
Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) reports as of December 18, 2020, there have been 1,365,174
laboratory results received for COVID-19, with 69,751 total cases and 1,091
has confirmed the deaths of a 60-year old female from
Barbour County, a 74-year old female from Monroe County, an 83-year old male from
Berkeley County, a 77-year old male from Raleigh County, a 77-year old female
from Wyoming County, a 17-year old male from Kanawha County, a 64-year old female
from Kanawha County, a 58-year old male from Kanawha County, a 46-year old male
from Mineral County, an 85-year old male from Mineral County, a 78-year old male
from McDowell County, an 86-year old female from Wood County, a 65-year old female
from Wood County, a 78-year old female from Berkeley County, a 78-year old male
from Hancock County, an 80-year old male from Cabell County, a 67-year old female
from Mingo County, a 61-year old male from Grant County, a 95-year old female
from Wyoming County, and an 84-year old female from Wood County.
“Today is another hard day as West Virginians
cope with the loss of loved ones,” said Bill J. Crouch, DHHR Cabinet Secretary.
“These are people—mothers, fathers, grandparents, brothers, and sisters. Our
deepest condolences go out to the families who have lost loved ones in this
PER COUNTY: Barbour (591), Berkeley (4,981),
Boone (873), Braxton (205), Brooke (1,097), Cabell (4,306), Calhoun (115), Clay
(222), Doddridge (190), Fayette (1,448), Gilmer (267), Grant (636), Greenbrier
(1066), Hampshire (753), Hancock (1,477), Hardy (585), Harrison (2,269),
Jackson (973), Jefferson (1,990), Kanawha (7,503), Lewis (383), Lincoln (617),
Logan (1,322), Marion (1,382), Marshall (1,741), Mason (872), McDowell (786),
Mercer (2,060), Mineral (1,961), Mingo (1,186), Monongalia (4,512), Monroe
(516), Morgan (518), Nicholas (538), Ohio (2,137), Pendleton (209), Pleasants
(234), Pocahontas (309), Preston (1,237), Putnam (2,580), Raleigh (2,236),
Randolph (977), Ritchie (277), Roane (253), Summers (346), Taylor (537), Tucker
(255), Tyler (260), Upshur (683), Wayne (1,442), Webster (118), Wetzel (562),
Wirt (170), Wood (3,993), Wyoming (995).
Please note that delays
may be experienced with the reporting of information from the local health
department to DHHR. As case surveillance continues at the local health department
level, it may reveal that those tested in a certain county may not be a
resident of that county, or even the state as an individual in question may
have crossed the state border to be tested.
Please visit the dashboard located at www.coronavirus.wv.gov for more information.
Free COVID-19 testing daily events scheduled for
today, Friday, December 18, 2020:
12:00 PM – 6:00 PM,
Petersburg Elementary School, 333 Rig Street, Petersburg, WV
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM,
Harrison-Clarksburg Health Department, 330 West Main Street, Clarksburg, WV (by appointment; 304-623-9308 and
10:00 AM – 4:00 PM, Hurley Drug Company, 210 Logan Street, Williamson, WV
9:00 AM- 11:00 AM, WVU Rec Center, 2001 Rec Center Drive, Morgantown, WV.
(Pre-registration at WV.getmycovidresult.com)
11:00 AM – 4:00 PM, Valley Grove Volunteer Fire Department, 355
Fire House Lane, Valley Grove, WV (pre-registration: https://wv.getmycovidresult.com/)
11:00 AM – 4:00 PM, Warwood Fire Station #9, 1301 Richland Avenue,
Wheeling, WV (pre-registration: https://wv.getmycovidresult.com/)
11:00 AM – 4:00 PM, Wheeling Island Fire Station #5, 11 North
Wabash Street, Wheeling, WV (pre-registration: https://wv.getmycovidresult.com/)
9:00 AM – 3:00 PM, Teays Valley Baptist Church, 3926 Teays Valley Road,
10:00 AM – 2:00 PM, Wayne County Health Department, 217 Kenova Avenue,
11:00 AM – 2:00 PM, Mineral Wells Elementary, 1776 Elizabeth Pike, Mineral
Wells, WV (pre-registration: www.ipsumcovidresults.com)
11:00 AM – 3:00 PM, Old Board of Education, 19 Park Street, Pineville, WV
Additional testing will be held on Saturday,
December 19, 2020 in Berkeley, Hampshire, Hancock, Ohio, and Putnam counties.
There are many ways to obtain free COVID-19 testing in West
Virginia. Please visit https://dhhr.wv.gov/COVID-19/pages/testing.aspx.