Today, Los Angeles County had 1,178 more new confirmed cases than the total announced yesterday. There were seventy-five new hospitalizations and fifty-two new deaths which are both more typical for those numbers than Monday.

The number of COVID-19 patients currently hospitalized went back up from 1,399 to 1,453 today, an increase of 3.9%. The number of patients currently being treated in the ICU went up from 420 to 421 while those on ventilators increased 8.8% from 294 to 320.

More charts and commentary can be read in the Situation Summary for Los Angeles County.

South Bay – Thursday, July 2nd

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 […]