COVID-19: L.A. County reports only 1 death due to weekend lag

Courtesy of CDC

Los Angeles County Department of Public Health officials released the following updated COVID-19 statistics Sunday, noting the low figures may reflect a lag in weekend reporting:

New COVID-19 cases reported in L.A. County in the past 24 hours: 538

Total COVID-19 cases in L.A. County: 1,218,225

New deaths related to COVID-19 reported: 1

Total COVID-19 deaths in L.A. County: 23,077

Hospitalizations countywide: 669; 25% of whom are in the ICU.

Hospitalizations at Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital as of March 19: 8, with 1,176 discharged since the onset of the pandemic.

COVID-19 cases reported in the Santa Clarita Valley in the past 24 hours: 20, 15 of which came from the city of Santa Clarita.

Total COVID-19 cases in the SCV: 27,090

Total COVID-19 deaths in the SCV: 298

Percentage of vaccinated people (at least one dose) in the city of Santa Clarita as of March 22: 33.4%

The numbers of SCV cases, including all area health care providers’ daily figures and those at Pitchess Detention Center, broken down into region, are as follows:

City of Santa Clarita: 19,878

Unincorporated – Acton: 460

Unincorporated – Agua Dulce: 267

Unincorporated – Bouquet Canyon: 47

Unincorporated – Canyon Country: 823

Unincorporated – Castaic: 3,675 (majority of Castaic cases come from Pitchess Detention Center, exact number unavailable)

Unincorporated – Lake Hughes: 41

Unincorporated – Newhall: 68

Unincorporated – Placerita Canyon: 1

Unincorporated – San Francisquito Canyon/Bouquet Canyon: 15

Unincorporated – Sand Canyon: 17

Unincorporated – Saugus: 128

Unincorporated – Saugus/Canyon Country: 39

Unincorporated – Stevenson Ranch: 1,117

Unincorporated – Val Verde: 330

Unincorporated – Valencia: 184

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