Additionally Friday, Gov. Justice reported that there remain eight active church-related outbreaks in West Virginia. These outbreaks are located in Braxton, Fayette, Monongalia, Nicholas, Raleigh, and Webster counties and account for a total of 105 cases.
There are now three active outbreaks in long-term care facilities across the state, up from two such outbreaks as of his previous COVID-19 briefing on Wednesday.
The Governor also reported that there are now just seven inmate cases across the West Virginia Division of Corrections and Rehabilitation (DCR) system, down from 33 such cases on Wednesday. Meanwhile, there are now nine active staff cases across the DCR system, up from six such cases on Wednesday. To view the latest DCR case update, click here.