WV DHHR COVID-19 update – September 13

CHARLESTON — The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) reports as of September 13, 2021, there have been 3,597,992 total confirmatory laboratory results received for COVID-19, with 211,706 total cases and 3,238 deaths.

DHHR has confirmed the deaths of a 77-year-old male from Putnam County, a 26-year-old female from Fayette County, a 44-year-old male from Wood County, an 83-year-old female from Boone County, a 75-year-old male from Wood County, a 72-year-old female from Jefferson County, a 94-year-old female from Harrison County, a 52-year-old male from Raleigh County, a 72-year-old male from Kanawha County, an 83-year-old male from Fayette County, a 59-year-old female from Taylor County, a 67-year-old female from Webster County, a 57-year-old male from Wood County, a 54-year-old male from Marshall County, an 86-year-old male from Kanawha County, a 51-year-old male from Mason County, an 81-year-old male from Mineral County, a 79-year-old male from Wayne County, a 69-year-old female from Kanawha County, a 30-year-old female from Ohio County, a 76-year-old male from Jefferson County, an  85-year old-male from Harrison County, an  85-year-old female from Harrison County, a 71-year-old female from Jackson County, a 50-year-old male from Roane County, a 56-year-old female from Harrison County, a 67-year-old male from Randolph County, a  43-year-old male from Kanawha County, a 55-year-old male from Mingo County, a 57-year-old male from Monongalia County, and an 83-year-old female from Cabell County.

“COVID-19 continues to be a threat to West Virginia,” said Bill J. Crouch, DHHR Cabinet Secretary. “We must continue to support those grieving losses and renew our dedication to safety and prevention measures by being vaccinated against this terrible disease.”

Cases Per County:  Berkeley (15,354), Boone (2,753), Braxton (1,482), Brooke (2,616), Cabell (11,982), Calhoun (722), Clay (917), Doddridge (887), Fayette (4,743), Gilmer (1,080), Grant (1,684), Greenbrier (3,920), Hampshire (2,408), Hancock (3,294),  Hardy (1,975), Harrison (7,926), Jackson (2,893), Jefferson (5,674), Kanawha (19,729),  Lewis (2,087), Lincoln (2,136), Logan (4,293), Marion (5,876), Marshall (4,416), Mason (2,854), McDowell (2,156), Mercer (6,782), Mineral (3,627), Mingo (3,623), Monongalia (10,892), Monroe (1,752), Morgan (1,606), Nicholas (2,685), Ohio (5,201), Pendleton (946), Pleasants (1,164), Pocahontas (884), Preston (3,653), Putnam (6,910), Raleigh (9,156), Randolph (4,088), Ritchie (1,059), Roane (1,003), Summers (1,119), Taylor (1,700), Tucker (790), Tyler (1,082), Upshur (3,108), Wayne (4,283), Webster (818), Wetzel (1,997), Wirt (623), Wood (10,262), Wyoming (2,874).

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. Please visit www.coronavirus.wv.gov for more detailed information.

West Virginians 12 years and older are eligible for a COVID-19 vaccine. To learn more about the vaccine, or to find a vaccine site near you, visit vaccinate.wv.gov or call 1-833-734-0965. West Virginians ages 12 and older who have had at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine can register for the second Do it for Babydog: Save a life, Change your life vaccine sweepstakes by visiting doitforbabydog.wv.gov.

For free COVID-19 testing opportunities across the state, please visit https://dhhr.wv.gov/COVID-19/pages/testing.aspx.