WV reports 9 additional COVID-19 deaths

Coronavirus in West Virginia

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CHARLESTON, WV (WOWK) – State health officials have reported nine additional deaths in West Virginia.

As of 10 a.m, Sept 14, the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources has confirmed the deaths of:  

  • A 91-year old female from Cabell County
  • An 84-year old female from Kanawha County
  • A 78-year old male from Grant County
  • A 66-year old male from Harrison County
  • An 86-year old male from Harrison County
  • A 76-year old male from Harrison County
  • A 75-year old female from Kanawha County
  • A 71-year old female from Kanawha County
  • An 83-year old female from Kanawha County 

West Virginia has reported 275 total deaths.

In the last 24 hours, DHHR officials say they have received 121 new cases, making the state’s total 12,820 positive cases, with 3,184 active cases and 9,361 recoveries.

According to DHHR Health Officials, Kanawha County 2,019 reported cases of COVID-19, the most in the Mountain State. Monongalia County comes in second with 1,715 confirmed positive cases, followed by Cabell, Raleigh, and Putnam counties.

Number of cases per county: Barbour (37), Berkeley (884), Boone (176), Braxton (9), Brooke (105), Cabell (658), Calhoun (22), Clay (29), Doddridge (17), Fayette (475), Gilmer (19), Grant (147), Greenbrier (117), Hampshire (95), Hancock (135), Hardy (75), Harrison (324), Jackson (229), Jefferson (401), Kanawha (2,019), Lewis (37), Lincoln (144), Logan (547), Marion (244), Marshall (140), Mason (125), McDowell (80), Mercer (380), Mineral (149), Mingo (301), Monongalia (1,715), Monroe (144), Morgan (45), Nicholas (69), Ohio (332), Pendleton (46), Pleasants (15), Pocahontas (58), Preston (142), Putnam (403), Raleigh (423), Randolph (230), Ritchie (11), Roane (41), Summers (28), Taylor (114), Tucker (15), Tyler (15), Upshur (59), Wayne (320), Webster (7), Wetzel (46), Wirt (9), Wood (333), Wyoming (80).

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