Today, Los Angeles County had less than half of yesterday’s record setting high for most new confirmed cases in one day with a more reasonable 1038 additions to its total. New hospitalizations was up only from eighty-one to eighty-two. New deaths increased 12.5% from thirty-two yesterday to thirty-six.

Inside the hospitals, the current number of COVID-19 patients increased just from 1,420 to 1,429. The number of patients currently being treated in the ICU increased 4.2% from 398 to 414. The number of patients on ventilators increased very slightly from 312 to 314.

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 […]