COVID-19: 281 new cases and 12 new deaths reported in OC, 1 new case in Laguna Beach

Sadly, OC Health Care Agency reports that 3,904 people have died due to COVID-19 in Orange County, including 12 new deaths reported today (February 27). There have been five deaths of Laguna Beach residents to date.

The county reported 281 new cases of COVID-19 in OC today. There have been 246,264 cumulative cases to date.

The percentage of adult ICU beds currently available in OC is 31.5 percent. 61 percent of ventilators are currently available countywide.

The county reports that 444 individuals are currently hospitalized with COVID-19 (-9 since yesterday’s report – includes ICU); 128 are in ICU (-9 since yesterday’s report report).

The county reports that there have been 791 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Laguna Beach to date, including one new case reported today and seven new cases reported since last Saturday’s report.

The county estimates 230,569 “recovered cases” according to its data criteria.

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Courtesy of OC Health Care Agency

Orange County COVID-19 case data posted on February 27, as reported by the county; click here to visit page that is updated daily