COVID-19: 108 new cases and 61 new deaths reported in OC, 1 new case in Laguna Beach

Sadly, OC Health Care Agency reports that 4,313 people have died due to COVID-19 in Orange County, including 61 new deaths reported today (March 9). There have been five deaths of Laguna Beach residents to date.

The county reported 108 new cases of COVID-19 in OC today. There have been 248,022 cumulative cases to date.

The percentage of adult ICU beds currently available in OC is 34.7 percent. 68 percent of ventilators are currently available countywide.

The county reports that 283 individuals are currently hospitalized with COVID-19 (-5 since yesterday’s report – includes ICU); 77 are in ICU (-7 since yesterday’s report).

The county reports that there have been 804 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Laguna Beach to date, including one new case reported today and 11 new cases reported since last Tuesday’s report.

The county estimates 237,416 “recovered cases” according to its data criteria.

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COVID-19 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 posted on March 9, as reported by the county; click here to visit page that is updated daily