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Laguna Beach

 Volume 12, Issue 63  |  August 7, 2020

COVID-19: County reports 1,251 additional cases, 9 new deaths

OC Health Care Agency reported 1,251 additional confirmed COVID-19 cases in the County today, July 11, following 1,133 cased reported yesterday, 1,284 cases reported on Thursday, and 1,333 cases reported on Wednesday.

Sadly, the County reports that 421 people have died due to COVID-19, including nine deaths received today, following 10 deaths received yesterday and 26 deaths received on Thursday. There have been “less than five deaths” of Laguna Beach residents to date, according to the County.

According to the County, OC is experiencing “elevated disease transmission,” “increasing hospitalization,” and “limited hospital capacity.” The County reports a total of 23,901 cumulative cases to date.

The County reports that 671 individuals are currently hospitalized with COVID-19 (includes ICU); 231 are in ICU.

Laguna Beach has had 92 confirmed cases to date, a net increase of three cases today, a per capita rate of 3.939 cases per thousand residents. This represents an increase of 36 cases in Laguna Beach since June 26.

Santa Ana has had 4,556 confirmed cases to date, a net increase of 238 cases today, and 118 deaths. Anaheim has had 4,167 confirmed cases to date, a net increase of 173 cases today, and 98 deaths. Newport Beach has had 577 confirmed cases to date, a net increase of 25 cases today, and three deaths. Irvine has had 778 confirmed cases to date, a net increase of 35 cases today, and five deaths. Dana Point has had 104 confirmed cases to date, a net increase of 10 cases today, and no deaths.

The age group with the most confirmed cases is 25-34 years old, accounting for 5,460 of the total confirmed cases in the County to date. 

The County estimates 9,982 “recovered cases” according to its data criteria.

For questions about the data presented by the County, call (714) 834-2000 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

To view the data dashboard, click here.

Numbers are updated daily by Stu News Laguna and reported on our social media pages @StuNewsLaguna.

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Courtesy of OC Health Care Agency

Orange County COVID-19 case data as of July 11, as reported by the County; click here to visit page that is updated daily


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