The fourth death in Danville City and sixth in the Pittsylvania-Danville Health District was reported today by the Virginia Department of Health.
At this moment, VDH officials have not made public when exactly the death occurred.
The district has now seen 574 cases of the virus with 58 hospitalized throughout the pandemic.
An increase of 999 COVID-19 cases in Virginia today brings the state total to 87,993 cases reported since the pandemic began, with 7,738 hospitalized.
Thirty deaths in Virginia reported today brings the state death toll to 2,125.
The VDC today reported the COVID-19 outbreak in Chatham, at the Green Rock Correctional Center, has increased to eight total cases of the virus.
Seven staffers and one inmate are infected.
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