DHHR reports 5 new coronavirus deaths in WV

Coronavirus in West Virginia

A rendering of coronavirus via the CDC.

CHARLESTON, WV (WOWK) – There have been 2,541,058 confirmed lab results for COVID-19, with 145,754 cases and 2,742 deaths as of Saturday, April 10.

West Virginia’s Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) has confirmed the deaths of a 74-year old female from Kanawha County, a 62-year old female from Ohio County, a 65-year old female from Taylor County, a 66-year old female from Kanawha County, and a 73-year old female from Harrison County.

“In the last 24 hours, we have lost another five West Virginians. Each loss is a heartbreak to a family and to our state. I urge you to remember your actions for safety result in saving the lives of your family, neighbors, and friends,” said Bill J. Crouch, DHHR Cabinet Secretary.

Cases per county map Courtesy of WVDHHR.

CASES PER COUNTY: Barbour (1,329), Berkeley (11,196), Boone (1,820), Braxton (849), Brooke (2,084), Cabell (8,529), Calhoun (261), Clay (428), Doddridge (531), Fayette (3,166), Gilmer (733), Grant (1,221), Greenbrier (2,560), Hampshire (1,662), Hancock (2,671), Hardy (1,422), Harrison (5,296), Jackson (1,860), Jefferson (4,208), Kanawha (13,643), Lewis (1,122), Lincoln (1,377), Logan (2,976), Marion (4,038), Marshall (3,223), Mason (1,915), McDowell (1,449), Mercer (4,467), Mineral (2,711), Mingo (2,366), Monongalia (8,830), Monroe (1,042), Morgan (1,049), Nicholas (1,436), Ohio (3,962), Pendleton (675), Pleasants (826), Pocahontas (627), Preston (2,777), Putnam (4,699), Raleigh (5,904), Randolph (2,477), Ritchie (650), Roane (561), Summers (742), Taylor (1,175), Tucker (521), Tyler (668), Upshur (1,806), Wayne (2,788), Webster (453), Wetzel (1,203), Wirt (371), Wood (7,531), Wyoming (1,868).

Free COVID-19 testing is available today in Jefferson, Lewis, Putnam, and Raleigh counties:

Jefferson County
10:00 AM – 2:00 PM, Hollywood Casino, 750 Hollywood Drive, Charles Town, WV

10:00 AM – 2:00 PM, Shepherd University Wellness Center Parking Lot, 164 University Drive, Shepherdstown, WV

Lewis County

10:00 AM – 5:00 PM, Stonewall Jackson Home Oxygen Therapy, 456 Market Place, Suite A, Weston, WV

Putnam County

9:00 AM – 1:00 PM, Liberty Square, 613 Putnam Village, Hurricane, WV

(pre-registration: bit.ly/pchd-covid)

Raleigh County

11:00 AM – 3:00 PM, Beckley-Raleigh County Health Department, 1602 Harper Road, Beckley WV (pre-registration: https://wv.getmycovidresult.com/)

For further testing, as well as pharmacy testing, visit https://dhhr.wv.gov/COVID-19/pages/testing.aspx.

Boone County

  • April 11, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM, Boone County Health Department, 213 Kenmore Drive, Danville, WV.  Pre-register at https://wv.getmycovidresult.com/
  • April 12 and 16, 12:00 PM – 6:00 PM, Boone County Health Department, 213 Kenmore Drive, Danville, WV. 
  • April 13, 14, and 15, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM, Boone County Health Department, 213 Kenmore Drive, Danville, WV.  Pre-register at https://wv.getmycovidresult.com/

In addition, pharmacy sites offer recurring testing every week in Boone County:

  • Hygeia, 37456 Coal River Road, Whitesville, WV; Monday – Friday, 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM.
  • Hygeia, 35767 Pond Fork Road, Wharton, WV; Monday – Friday, 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM.
  • Southern West Virginia Health Systems, 471 Main Street, Madison, WV; Wednesday, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM.
  • Walgreens, 69 Lewis Street, Whitesville, WV; Monday – Friday, 9:00 AM – 8:00 PM; Saturday, 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM; Sunday 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM. For an appointment, visit https://www.walgreens.com/findcare/covid19/testing.

Raleigh County

  • April 11, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM, Beckley-Raleigh County Health Department, 1602 Harper Road, Beckley, WV. Pre-register at https://wv.getmycovidresult.com/.
  • April 12 and 13, 2:30 PM – 6:30 PM, Beckley-Raleigh County Health Department, 1602 Harper Road, Beckley, WV. Pre-register at https://wv.getmycovidresult.com/.
  • April 14 and 15, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM, Beckley-Raleigh County Health Department, 1602 Harper Road, Beckley, WV. Pre-register at https://wv.getmycovidresult.com/.


In addition, pharmacy sites offer recurring testing every week in Raleigh County:

  • Beckley Appalachian Regional Healthcare, 306 Stanaford Road, Beckley, WV; Monday – Friday, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM.
  • Beckley Health Right, 111 Randolph Street, Beckley, WV; Monday – Friday, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM.
  • Walgreens, 886 Ritter Drive, Beaver, WV; Monday – Friday, 9:00 AM – 8:00 PM; Saturday, 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM; Sunday, 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM. To schedule an appointment, visit https://www.walgreens.com/findcare/covid19/testing.

Mingo County

  • April 13, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM, Kermit Fire Department, 49 Main Street, Mingo, WV
  • April 15, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM, Delbarton Fire Department, County Highway 65/12, Delbarton, WV

In addition, pharmacy sites offer recurring testing every week in Mingo County:

  • Hurley Drug Company, Inc, 210 Logan Street, Williamson, WV; Monday-Friday, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM.
  • Southern West Virginia Health System, 202 Larry Joe Harless Drive, Gilbert, WV; Wednesday, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM.
  • Williamson Health and Wellness Center, 184 E Second Avenue, Williamson, WV; Tuesday and Thursday, 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM.

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