COVID-19

The Virginia Department of Health report for Tuesday, May 4:

The VDH (www.vdh.virginia.gov/coronavirus) said the LENOWISCO district reported six COVID-19-related cases and no deaths for totals of 7,642 infections and 201 deaths during the pandemic.

Statewide:

• Cases: 771 (662,696 total)

• Deaths: 16 (10,823 total)

LENOWISCO Health District Cases and deaths:

• Districtwide: Six cases and no deaths for 7,642 cases and 201 deaths.

• Lee County: remained at 2,414 cases and 46 deaths.

• Norton: remained at 281 cases and seven deaths.

• Scott County: remained at 1,811 cases and 52 deaths.

• Wise County: six cases for 3,136 cases and 95 deaths.

Vaccinations:

• LENOWISCO: daily shots — 49,288; fully vaccinated — 21,836

• Statewide: daily shots — 3,865,951; fully vaccinated — 2,749,788

Seven-day average rate of positive PCR test results:

• LENOWISCO: declined from 4.1% to 3.9%

• Statewide: declined from 4.6% to 4.5%

How to get vaccinated:

To preregister for COVID-19 vaccinations, go online to vaccinate.virginia.gov or call the VDH pre-registration call center at (877) VAX-IN-VA (829-4682)

Contact numbers for local health districts are:

• Lee County (Jonesville) — (276) 346-2011.

• Scott County (Gate City) — (276) 386-1312.

• Wise County and Norton (Wise) — (276) 328-8000.