The Eastern Shore reported six additional COVID-19 test positives Wednesday morning, with three in both Accomack and Northampton County. Northampton County also reported one additional hospitalization. The Eastern Shore processed 42 tests for a test positive rate of 14.2%.
As of Wednesday morning, Accomack County has given 7,954 of its residents the first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine and 2,606 have been fully vaccinated. 4,265 have been given the first dose in Northampton County and 1,515 have received both.
Virginia reported 1,160 additional COVID-19 test positives with 747 additional probable cases.
The Virginia Hospital and Healthcare Association reported current COVID-19 hospitalizations statewide fell by 50 to 1,273.
Virginia reported another large increase in COVID-19 deaths, adding 122 additional Wednesday morning, with 27 additional probable deaths.
The Virginia Department of Health processed 20,805 tests for a test positive rate of 5.5%