West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) reports as of February 20, 2021, there have
been 2,108,319 total confirmatory laboratory results received for COVID-19,
with 129,364 total cases and 2,254 total deaths.
has confirmed the deaths of an 83-year
old female from Mercer County, a 61-year old female from Raleigh County, an 88-year
old female from Cabell County, a 75-year old male from Gilmer County, an 87-year
old female from Logan County, and a 60-year old male from Fayette County.
“Every life lost to this deadly
virus leaves a hole in a family, a community, and our state,” said Bill J.
Crouch, DHHR Cabinet Secretary. “I offer my deepest sympathies to all who are
mourning a loved one today.”
CASES PER COUNTY: Barbour (1,166), Berkeley (9,551),
Boone (1,541), Braxton (769), Brooke (1,990), Cabell (7,679), Calhoun (219),
Clay (370), Doddridge (464), Fayette (2,596), Gilmer (701), Grant (1,047),
Greenbrier (2,371), Hampshire (1,495), Hancock (2,570), Hardy (1,258), Harrison
(4,795), Jackson (1,639), Jefferson (3,561), Kanawha (11,836), Lewis (1,014),
Lincoln (1,205), Logan (2,651), Marion (3,605), Marshall (2,970), Mason
(1,753), McDowell (1,335), Mercer (4,150), Mineral (2,570), Mingo (2,087),
Monongalia (7,739), Monroe (931), Morgan (910), Nicholas (1,156), Ohio (3,578),
Pendleton (617), Pleasants (794), Pocahontas (581), Preston (2,505), Putnam
(4,124), Raleigh (4,579), Randolph (2,362), Ritchie (606), Roane (488), Summers
(696), Taylor (1,072), Tucker (495), Tyler (609), Upshur (1,651), Wayne
(2,578), Webster (290), Wetzel (1,062), Wirt (341), Wood (6,925), Wyoming
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.
West Virginians may now
pre-register for their COVID-19 vaccination at vaccinate.wv.gov. The COVID-19 dashboard located at www.coronavirus.wv.gov
shows the total number of vaccines administered. Please see the vaccine summary
tab for more detailed information.
Free COVID-19 testing is available to all West Virginia
residents. For additional periodic and pharmacy testing events, visit https://dhhr.wv.gov/COVID-19/pages/testing.aspx.