Accomack County Emergency Services Chairman Donald Hart reported to the Board of Supervisors Wednesday that four new cases of coronavirus have been reported on the Eastern Shore. That will bring the local total to 23. The four reported cases represent the worse day in terms of new cases since the beginning of the crisis.
Statewide the number of coronavirus cases has grown to 6889. A total of 1114 have been hospitalized and the death toll is now at 208. The four local cases are in Accomack County and were posted on the Virginia Department of Health update Thursday morning.