St. Croix, US Virgin Islands — After further investigating cause of death and ensuring notification of next of kin, the Virgin Islands Department of Health is saddened to confirm the territory’s sixty-seventh death related to COVID-19. The deceased is a 59-year-old male on St. Thomas.
St. Croix, US Virgin Islands — After further investigating cause of death and ensuring notification of next of kin, the Virgin Islands Department of Health is saddened to confirm the territory’s sixty-sixth death related to COVID-19. The deceased is a 80-year-old female on St. Croix.
St. Croix, US Virgin Islands — After further investigating cause of death and ensuring notification of next of kin, the Virgin Islands Department of Health is saddened to confirm the territory’s sixty-fifth death related to COVID-19. The deceased is a 47-year-old female on St. Thomas.
St. Croix, US Virgin Islands — After further investigating cause of death and ensuring notification of next of kin, the Virgin Islands Department of Health is saddened to confirm the territory’s sixty-fourth death related to COVID-19. The deceased is a 71-year-old male on St. Croix.
St. Croix, US Virgin Islands — After further investigating cause of death and ensuring notification of next of kin, the Virgin Islands Department of Health is saddened to confirm the territory’s sixty-third death related to COVID-19. The deceased is a 63-year-old female on St. Croix.
St. Croix, US Virgin Islands — After further investigating cause of death and ensuring notification of next of kin, the Virgin Islands Department of Health is saddened to confirm the territory’s sixty-second death related to COVID-19. The deceased is a 57-year-old male on St. Thomas.
St. Croix, US Virgin Islands — After further investigating cause of death and ensuring notification of next of kin, the Virgin Islands Department of Health is saddened to confirm the territory’s sixty-first death related to COVID-19. The deceased is a 30-year-old male on St. Croix.
St. Croix, US Virgin Islands — After further investigating cause of death and ensuring notification of next of kin, the Virgin Islands Department of Health is saddened to confirm the territory’s fifty-eighth, fifty-ninth and sixtieth deaths related to COVID-19. The deceased are a 61-year-old male, a 78-year-old male and a 80-year-old female. All of these deaths were on St. Thomas.
St. Croix, US Virgin Islands — The Virgin Islands Department of Health confirms that the highly contagious Delta variant of COVID-19 is now the predominant strain in the U.S. Virgin Islands. The Department of Health’s Division of Epidemiology has been working with Yale University to test samples from positive COVID-19 cases. Last week, 12 COVID-19 samples were sequenced and 11 (91.7%) of those were confirmed to be the Delta variant (B.1.617.2/AY.x or B.1.621). One sample (8.3%) was confirmed to be the Alpha variant (B.1.1.7).
St. Croix, US Virgin Islands — After further investigating cause of death and ensuring notification of next of kin, the Virgin Islands Department of Health is saddened to confirm the territory’s fifty-seventh death related to COVID-19. The deceased is a 70-year-old female on St. Thomas.