County coronavirus numbers fall back to pre-surge levels

Grant Boone
September 15, 2020

Los Angeles County health officials announced 11 new coronavirus deaths on Sunday while pointing to a drop in hospitalizations to figures seen back in April.

Health director-general Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah during a press conference regarding the number of people infected with Covid-19 at the Health Ministry in Putrajaya, September 10, 2020.

It means the death toll remains at 1,784 while the total number of confirmed cases is now 31,192.

Six patients at Lawrence's hospital had COVID-19 on Monday, one more than Friday.

Three ZIP codes in McHenry County (61038, 60135 and 60072) have reported five cases or fewer, according to the health department.

The Island Health region has seen a total of 190 COVID-19 cases since the start of the pandemic.

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Of the cases notified today, 98 are men and 110 are women.

There are 1,594 active cases of COVID-19 in the province and 5,446 people who tested positive for COVID-19 have recovered.

Starr County reported a total of 35 additional positive cases of COVID-19 for the days of Sep. The remaining people with COVID-19 are recovering at home in self-isolation. At the peak of Pennsylvania's outbreak during the spring, about 2,800 people were hospitalized.

Four of these cases were epi-linked.

According to live data from Johns Hopkins University, meanwhile (where the number of total cases now exceeds 29 million), the United States has accounted for the highest number of cases from a single country (approximately 6.52 million), followed by India (4.84 million) and Brazil (4.33 million).

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