Today, Los Angeles County had 1,242 more new confirmed cases than the total announced yesterday. New hospitalizations jumped up by 32% from yesterday’s increase of seventy-five to ninety-nine. New deaths increased 17.3% over yesterday from fifty-two to sixty-one.
The number of COVID-19 patients currently hospitalized went up very slightly from 1,453 to 1,458 today, an increase of just 0.3%. The number of patients currently being treated in the ICU also went up very slightly from 421 to 423. Those patients on ventilators went back down from 320 to 292, a drop of 8.75%.
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 […]