West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR)
reports as of 5:00 p.m., on June 12, 2020, there have been 125,773 total
laboratory results received for COVID-19, with 2,249 total
cases and 88 deaths.
has confirmed the deaths of a 73-year old male from Mingo County and a 78-year
old male from Berkeley County. “We are deeply saddened by this news, a
loss to both the family and our state,” said Bill J. Crouch, DHHR Cabinet
alignment with updated definitions from the Centers for Disease Control and
Prevention, the dashboard includes probable cases which are individuals that have
symptoms and either serologic (antibody) or epidemiologic (e.g., a link to a
confirmed case) evidence of disease, but no confirmatory test.
PER COUNTY (Case confirmed
by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (10/0), Berkeley (359/17), Boone
(17/0), Braxton (3/0), Brooke (4/1), Cabell (70/2), Calhoun (2/0), Clay (8/0),
Fayette (54/0), Gilmer (10/0), Grant (15/1), Greenbrier (11/0), Hampshire
(35/0), Hancock (18/2), Hardy (40/0), Harrison (42/1), Jackson (141/0),
Jefferson (200/5), Kanawha (240/7), Lewis (8/0), Lincoln (5/0), Logan (21/0),
Marion (51/2), Marshall (36/1), Mason (15/0), McDowell (6/0), Mercer (13/0),
Mineral (49/2), Mingo (9/3), Monongalia (128/14), Monroe (8/1), Morgan (18/1),
Nicholas (7/0), Ohio (53/0), Pendleton (11/2), Pleasants (3/1), Pocahontas
(20/1), Preston (19/5), Putnam (41/1), Raleigh (22/1), Randolph (141/0), Ritchie
(2/0), Roane (10/0), Summers (1/0), Taylor (9/1), Tucker (5/0), Tyler (3/0),
Upshur (6/1), Wayne (104/0), Wetzel (9/0), Wirt (4/0), Wood (52/3), Wyoming
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. Such is the case of Barbour County in this
Please visit the dashboard at www.coronavirus.wv.gov for more information.
part of Gov. Jim Justice’s initiative to increase testing opportunities for
minorities and other vulnerable populations, the Governor’s Office, DHHR, the
Herbert Henderson Office of Minority Affairs and the WV National Guard offered
free testing in Greenbrier,
Hancock, Logan and Wood counties.
testing resulted in 128 individuals tested in Greenbrier County; 225 in Hancock County; 70 in Logan County; and
281 in Wood
County. Please note these are considered preliminary numbers.
in the same counties will continue tomorrow as well as in Grant, Hampshire and
Hardy counties. Details and locations can be found here.