WYOMING COUNTY, W.Va. – As of press time, the Wyoming County Health Department reported 124 current active cases of COVID-19 across Wyoming County.
Out of a total of 552 cases, 428 have now recovered. The Health Department also reported that 14 are currently hospitalized while 7 death were COVID-19 related.
As part of Governor Jim Justice’s initiative to increase testing opportunities for all West Virginians, the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources and the Wyoming County Health Department are providing free COVID-19 testing.
Testing is being held today at the Old Board of Education building in Pineville at 19 Park Street from 11:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.
On Friday, November 20th, testing will be held at Mullens Opportunity Council, Rt. 10, Mullens, WV from 11:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.
On Saturday, testing will be held in Oceana Square, Highway 971, from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
This testing is available to all individuals in Wyoming County, including asymptomatic individuals. Proof of insurance is NOT required. Attendees should bring identification, such as a driver’s license or proof of address, to help in returning test results. Those under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. Testing will be conducted on a first-come, first-served basis.