Monday, Los Angeles County had 800 more new confirmed cases than the total announced yesterday. As the county Department of Public Health stated, “The decrease in cases and deaths may reflect a reporting lag from over the weekend.” There were only twelve new hospitalizations today, the same number as yesterday. New deaths dropped from twenty-five down to ten.
The number of COVID-19 patients currently hospitalized decreased 3.6% from 1,451 to 1,399 today. The number of patients currently being treated in the ICU decreased from 435 to 420 while those on ventilators decreased slightly from 305 to 294.
More charts and commentary can be read in the Situation Summary for Los Angeles County.
The local beach cities from El Segundo to Torrance together added twelve new confirmed cases to their total of ninety-five since Monday. This is already over 67% of last week’s record high total of 141 confirmed cases and more than the 71 cases from either of the two weeks before that. Torrance was at the […]