COVID-19 W.Va. | 36 additional deaths, 575 new cases reported
COVID-19 W.Va.  |  36 additional deaths, 575 new cases reported

COVID-19 W.Va. | 36 additional deaths, 575 new cases reported

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) – West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) reports per. February 22, 2022 that there are currently 4,028 active COVID-19 cases across the country.

36 deaths have been reported since the last report, with a total of 6,219 deaths attributed to COVID-19.

DHHR has confirmed the deaths of an 82-year-old woman from Brooke County, a 70-year-old man from Hardy County, a 68-year-old man from Wood County, an 84-year-old woman from Cabell County, an 87-year-old woman from Wood County , and a 59-year-old male from Jefferson County.

A 55-year-old woman from Greenbrier County, a 62-year-old woman from Lewis County, a 70-year-old woman from Greenbrier County, as a result of the Bureau of Public Health’s continued data reconciliation with the official death certificate. year old man from Fayette County, a 60 year old man from Nicholas County, a 45 year old man from Wood County, a 77 year old man from Grant County, a 56 year old man from Barbour County, a 92 year old man from Morgan County, a 64-year-old man from Kanawha County, a 59-year-old woman from Boone County, a 69-year-old man from Roane County, an 88-year-old man from Berkeley County, a 67-year-old woman from Monroe County, a 92-year-old man from Marion County, a 76-year-old man from Pocahontas County, an 88-year-old man from Randolph County, an 86-year-old man from Upshur County, a 97-year-old woman from Ritchie County, a 73-year-old man from Randolph County, a 76-year-old man from Cabell County, a 74-year-old woman from Wayne County, a 73-year-old man from Boone County, an 82-year-old man from Monroe County, an 89-year-old man from Cabell County, a An 86-year-old woman from Mingo County, an 85-year-old man from Ohio County, an 83-year-old man from Fayette County, a 77-year-old woman from Ohio County, a 30-year-old woman from Wayne County and a 95-year-old woman from Raleigh County. These deaths range from January 2022 to February 2022, with one death in September 2021.

On Tuesday, 23 of West Virginia’s 55 counties are color-coded green, indicating a low infection rate. The rest of the state consists of gold and yellow counties, with only one color-coded orange. DHHR)

According to DHHR, there are 12,978 reported cases of the Delta COVID-19 variant and 1,888 reported cases of the Omicron variant.

Right now, 645 COVID-19-positive residents of West Virginia are in the hospital, 152 have been admitted to the intensive care unit and 80 are on a respirator.

As for the state’s pediatric COVID-19-positive patients, 15 are in the hospital, four in the intensive care unit and two in respirators.

475,251 West Virginia has recovered from COVID-19 complications.

On Monday, State Coronavirus Czar Dr. Clay Marsh that West Virginia could soon see the pandemic transition to an ‘endemic phase’.


West Virginians 5 years of age and older are eligible for a COVID-19 vaccine. Booster shots are also available for those 12 years and older. To learn more about the vaccine or to find a vaccine site near you, visit or call 1-833-734-0965.

Of the eligible population, 65 percent have received at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine.

56 percent are fully vaccinated against the virus, and 396,367 residents of West Virginia have received a booster dose of the vaccine.

ACTIVE ACTIVE CASES PER. AMT: Barbour (86), Berkeley (128), Boone (53), Braxton (15), Brooke (28), Cabell (222), Calhoun (14), Clay (7), Doddridge (21), Fayette (163), Gilmer (9), Grant (39), Greenbrier (109), Hampshire (33), Hancock (20), Hardy (16), Harrison (224), Jackson (27), Jefferson (58), Kanawha (340), Lewis (37), Lincoln (85), Logan (92), Marion (138), Marshall (64), Mason (68), McDowell (99), Mercer (204), Mineral (48), Mingo (67), Monongalia (151), Monroe (56), Morgan (23), Nicholas (80), Ohio (37), Pendleton (19), Pleasants (8), Pocahontas (15), Preston (93), Putnam (134), Raleigh (185), Randolph (32), Ritchie (27), Roane (35), Summers (32), Taylor (83), Tucker (12), Tyler (15), Upshur (79), Wayne (83), Webster (45), Wetzel (23), Wirt (10), Wood (158), Wyoming (79). To find the cumulative cases per. county, please visit and look at the Cumulative Summary tab, which can be sorted by county.

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