The United States Virgin Islands (USVI) Department of Health on Friday, June 17, 2022, announced the 118th death in the USVI related to COVID-19.
"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 one hundred and eighteenth (118) death related to COVID
-19. The deceased is a 75-year-old male on St. Croix," D.O.H. said in a relase.
In the USVI, the health department continued to stress that getting a Covid
can prevent severe illness and deaths where Walk-ins are also accepted at local Community Vaccination Centers.
St. Croix’s Community Vaccination Center is located at the Charles Harwood Memorial Complex on St. Croix and is available for vaccines
and boosters Monday - Friday 1:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Walk-ins are welcome.
On St. Thomas the Community Vaccination Center is located at the Community Health Clinic on the 2nd floor at the Schneider Regional Medical Center and provides vaccines
and boosters Monday through Friday 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Walk-ins are welcome.