DHHR confirms one new case

CHARLESTON, WV (WOAY) -The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) reports as of 5:00 p.m., on June 14, 2020, there have been 131,223 total confirmatory laboratory results received for COVID-19, with 2,290 total cases and 88 deaths.

In 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.

CASES PER COUNTY (Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (10/0), Berkeley (369/17), Boone (17/0), Braxton (3/0), Brooke (4/1), Cabell (69/2), Calhoun (2/0), Clay (10/0), Fayette (54/0), Gilmer (10/0), Grant (15/1), Greenbrier (21/0), Hampshire (39/0), Hancock (18/2), Hardy (40/0), Harrison (45/1), Jackson (141/0), Jefferson (202/5), Kanawha (239/7), Lewis (8/0), Lincoln (5/0), Logan (21/0), Marion (52/2), Marshall (37/1), Mason (15/0), McDowell (6/0), Mercer (14/0), Mineral (49/2), Mingo (9/3), Monongalia (131/14), Monroe (8/1), Morgan (18/1), Nicholas (7/0), Ohio (55/0), Pendleton (11/2), Pleasants (3/1), Pocahontas (20/1), Preston (19/5), Putnam (41/1), Raleigh (25/1), 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(104/1), Wetzel (9/0), Wirt (4/0), Wood (52/3), Wyoming (5/0).

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. Such is the case of Berkeley, Clay and Wayne counties in this report.

Please visit the dashboard at www.coronavirus.wv.gov for more information.

Additional report:

Gov. Jim Justice ordered DHHR and the WV National Guard, along with the Greenbrier County Health Department to offer testing of Greenbrier county residents, due to an outbreak in a local church. Today’s testing event resulted in 175 individuals tested. Please note these are considered preliminary numbers.

Testing will be offered tomorrow, Monday, June 15 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Dorie Miller Park in Lewisburg.