Today, Hermosa Beach and Redondo Beach each had one new confirmed case and Torrance added three more. For the week, Hermosa Beach, Manhattan Beach and Redondo Beach each have one new confirmed case, Torrance now has five and El Segundo alone is scoreless.

Among the South Bay beach cities, Hermosa Beach still has the fewest confirmed cases (36, only one less than El Segundo now) and the lowest case rate at 183.0 per 100,000 people. Torrance continues to have the most confirmed cases (now 417) and the highest case rate at 279.4 per 100,000 people.

More charts and commentary can be read in the Situation Summary for the South Bay beach cities.

L.A. County – Thursday, July 2nd

Today, Los Angeles County had 2,160 more new confirmed cases than the total reported from yesterday. This is up over 9% from the the day before and it is the sixth highest single day increase. The cumulative positivity rate in the county (excluding Long Beach and Pasadena) from 100,188 persons tested positive out of 1,133,140…