Los Angeles County Department of Public Health officials released the following updated COVID-19 statistics Thursday:
New COVID-19 cases reported in L.A. County in the past 24 hours: 2,253
Total COVID-19 cases in L.A. County: 1,198,098
New deaths related to COVID-19 reported: 119
Total COVID-19 deaths in L.A. County: 21,778
Hospitalizations countywide: 1,401; 32% of whom are in the ICU.
Hospitalizations at Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital as of March 3: 12, with 1,157 discharged since the onset of the pandemic.
COVID-19 cases reported in the Santa Clarita Valley in the past 24 hours: 87, 70 of which came from the city of Santa Clarita.
Total COVID-19 cases in the SCV: 26,253
Total COVID-19 deaths in the SCV: 268, with one additional death reported by Henry Mayo Saturday, one Monday and another Wednesday.
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: 19,242
Unincorporated – Acton: 450
Unincorporated – Agua Dulce: 254
Unincorporated – Bouquet Canyon: 44
Unincorporated – Canyon Country: 794
Unincorporated – Castaic: 3,603 (majority of Castaic cases come from Pitchess Detention Center, exact number unavailable)
Unincorporated – Lake Hughes: 40
Unincorporated – Newhall: 66
Unincorporated – Placerita Canyon: 1
Unincorporated – San Francisquito Canyon/Bouquet Canyon: 14
Unincorporated – Sand Canyon: 17
Unincorporated – Saugus: 132
Unincorporated – Saugus/Canyon Country: 40
Unincorporated – Stevenson Ranch: 1,060
Unincorporated – Val Verde: 314
Unincorporated – Valencia: 182