(06/28/2020)
Fifty-two new COVID-19 cases were confirmed in the Mountain State Saturday, as the coronavirus is roaring out of control in a number of US states.

The state’s daily positive test rate Saturday finished at 2.30%, according to the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources. The overall positive test rate remained at 1.68%.

The total of positive cases in the state now sits at 2,782 after the 5 p.m. update. There are now 633 active cases in West Virginia.

Of the total active cases, 32 are currently hospitalized, including 10 in intensive care.

Here are the positive virus case numbers per county (case confirmed by lab test/probable case): Barbour (15/0), Berkeley (431/18), Boone (20/0), Braxton (3/0), Brooke (8/1), Cabell (113/3), Calhoun (2/0), Clay (10/0), Fayette (64/0), Gilmer (12/0), Grant (15/1), Greenbrier (58/0), Hampshire (40/0), Hancock (19/3), Hardy (42/1), Harrison (59/1), Jackson (142/0), Jefferson (217/5), Kanawha (284/8), Lewis (16/0), Lincoln (5/0), Logan (22/0), Marion (54/2), Marshall (42/1), Mason (16/0), McDowell (6/0), Mercer (33/0), Mineral (53/2), Mingo (14/3), Monongalia (152/14), Monroe (10/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (8/0), Ohio (84/0), Pendleton (12/1), Pleasants (4/1), Pocahontas (23/1), Preston (60/14), Putnam (50/1), Raleigh (46/1), Randolph (154/1), Ritchie (2/0), Roane (11/0), Summers (1/0), Taylor (15/1), Tucker (6/0), Tyler (4/0), Upshur (13/1), Wayne (109/1), Webster (1/0), Wetzel (10/0), Wirt (4/0), Wood (69/5), Wyoming (7/0). At least 2,056 West Virginians have recovered from the virus.


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