TAZEWELL, Va. — Health officials confirmed Tuesday a fourth COVID-19 infection in Tazewell County and the first coronavirus case in Buchanan County.
The Virginia Department of Health is now reporting four COVID-19 cases in Tazewell County, which is up from three on Monday. The health department also is reporting the first COVID-19 case for Buchanan County.
That means Bland County is now the only Southwest Virginia locality in the Daily Telegraph’s readership area without a confirmed coronavirus case.
Giles County is reporting two cases, Wythe County three cases, Wise County three cases, Russell County one case and Washington County 10 cases. Montgomery County, which is home to Blacksburg, Va. and Virginia Tech, is reporting 16 cases of COVID-19.
In all, 3,333 confirmed cases were reported Tuesday morning in Virginia with 563 hospitalizations and 63 deaths.