WV DHHR COVID-19 update – Jan. 13


CHARLESTON — The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) reports as of January 13, 2021, there have been 1,676,606 total confirmatory laboratory results received for COVID-19, with 104,392 total cases and 1,671 deaths.

DHHR has confirmed the deaths of an 81-year-old female from Wood County, a 75-year-old male from Berkeley County, a 70-year-old female from Brooke County, a 77-year-old female from Wood County, a 96-year-old female from Kanawha County, a 69-year-old male from Berkeley County, a 72-year-old female from Pendleton County, an 87-year-old female from Wood County, a 60-year-old male from Hancock County, a 54-year-old male from Kanawha County, an 80-year-old male from Raleigh County, a 74-year-old female from Boone County, an 89-year-old male from Cabell County, a 72-year-old female from Logan County, an 88-year-old male from Ohio County, a 78-year-old female from Mason County, a 58-year-old male from Boone County, a 68-year-old male from Hancock County, an 81-year-old male from Kanawha County, a 73-year-old male from Pleasants County, a 79-year-old female from Mineral County, a 73-year-old female from Ritchie County, a 77-year-old male from Hancock County, an 82-year-old female from Cabell County, a 74-year-old female from Hardy County, an 86-year-old female from Hampshire County, a 77-year-old male from Pleasants County, a 68-year-old male from Hancock County, a 76-year-old female from Upshur County, a 77-year-old female from Kanawha County, a 45-year-old female from Wayne County, a 93-year-old female from Hancock County, a 73-year-old female from Lewis County, an 83-year-old female from Berkeley County, a 67-year-old male from Kanawha County, a 71-year-old female from Marion County, and a 96-year-old male from Summers County.

“Though we may tire of the restrictions of the pandemic, we must never forget that measures for prevention mean lives saved,” said Bill J. Crouch, DHHR Cabinet Secretary. “We counter the devastation of COVID-19 by continuing to wear masks, wash hands, social distance, and obtain our vaccine when available.”

Cases Per CountyBarbour (1,129), Berkeley (7,688), Boone (1,239), Braxton (643), Brooke (1,680), Cabell (6,184), Calhoun (178), Clay (289), Doddridge (325), Fayette (2,079), Gilmer (510), Grant (896), Greenbrier (1,936), Hampshire (1,188), Hancock (2,228), Hardy (1,015), Harrison (3,789), Jackson (1,425), Jefferson (2,861), Kanawha (9,933), Lewis (677), Lincoln (962), Logan (2,018), Marion (2,612), Marshall (2,454), Mason (1,250), McDowell (1,102), Mercer (3,559), Mineral (2,270), Mingo (1,678), Monongalia (6,217), Monroe (759), Morgan (790), Nicholas (869), Ohio (2,931), Pendleton (413), Pleasants (698), Pocahontas (438), Preston (2,083), Putnam (3,399), Raleigh (3,400), Randolph (1,639), Ritchie (469), Roane (375), Summers (589), Taylor (861), Tucker (405), Tyler (455), Upshur (1,203), Wayne (2,025), Webster (201), Wetzel (848), Wirt (273), Wood (5,902), Wyoming (1,353).

Delays may be experienced with the reporting of information from the local health department to DHHR. 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. 

The COVID-19 dashboard is located at www.coronavirus.wv.gov and shows the total number of vaccines administered. Please see the vaccine summary tab for more detailed information.

Free COVID-19 testing is available to all West Virginia residents. For additional periodic and pharmacy testing events, visithttps://dhhr.wv.gov/COVID-19/pages/testing.aspx.

 

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