E Point Perfect

Public Health Officials Report 1,935 New COVID Cases, 5 Deaths

COVID-19 pandemic
A San Diego County vaccination clinic. Photo credit: County News Center.

San Diego County reported another 753 new COVID-19 cases Thursday, while also noting five more deaths from the disease.

According to the county Health and Human Services Agency, another 518 infections were recorded Monday and 664 on Tuesday. The total over the three-day period came to 1,935.

The new cases gave the county a total of 912,653 coronavirus cases since the pandemic began. The deaths increased the county’s virus-related death toll to 5,464.

Meanwhile, the number of people hospitalized with a coronavirus infection in San Diego County, meanwhile, rose again, from 247 to 269, according to the late state state data. Of those patients, 28 required intensive care.

Los Angeles County far outpaces the region in the highest number of current COVID hospital cases, but San Diego County came in second, with Orange County in third.

Source link

Related posts

SD Community College District Awarded Nearly $1 Million Grant for Textbooks

Dawn Zuniga

Comic-Con Returns in-Person to San Diego After Two-Year Pandemic Gap

Dawn Zuniga

Get Your Fill of Fine Food– San Diego Restaurant Week Returns Sunday

Dawn Zuniga

San Diego Gives Campaign Planned for Thursday

Dawn Zuniga

State Air Regulator Approves Detailed Plan to Meet Federal Ozone Standard by 2037

Dawn Zuniga

SDG&E Customers Can Expect Electric Bill Credits in August and September

Dawn Zuniga