Additionally Friday, Gov. Justice reported that there are now seven active church-related outbreaks in West Virginia, up from six such outbreaks as of his previous COVID-19 briefing on Wednesday. The active outbreaks are located in Fayette, Harrison, Kanawha, Nicholas, and Raleigh counties and account for a total of a total of 93 cases, up from 82 such cases on Wednesday.
There are now eight active outbreaks in long-term care facilities across the state, up from four such outbreaks on Wednesday.
The Governor also reported that there are now nine inmate cases across the West Virginia Division of Corrections and Rehabilitation (DCR) system, up from three such cases on Wednesday. Meanwhile, there are now 13 active staff cases across the DCR system, up from 12 such cases on Wednesday. To view the latest DCR case update, click here.