W.Va. Nearing All Red Counties, According to DHHR Map Tuesday




According to the color-coded map released Tuesday morning by the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources, seven counties are in the orange category. All other counties are red.


Orange counties include Calhoun, Clay, Lewis, McDowell, Randolph, Roane, and Tucker.


As of 10 o’clock Tuesday morning, West Virginia has 27,316 active cases including 1,276 new cases reported today.


Since the onset of the outbreak, 1,442 West Virginians have succumbed to COVID-19. Forty-six people died in the last 24 hours.


Today’s daily positive infection rate is 12.01%.


West Virginia has received 103,375 doses of vaccine. As of press time, 56,354 doses have been administered.