Los Angeles County Department of Public Health officials released the following updated COVID-19 statistics Friday:
New COVID-19 cases reported in L.A. County in the past 24 hours: 752
Total COVID-19 cases in L.A. County: 1,224,503
New deaths related to COVID-19 reported: 48
Total COVID-19 deaths in L.A. County: 23,431
Hospitalizations countywide: 540; 26% of whom are in the ICU.
Hospitalizations at Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital as of April 1: 4, with 1,191 discharged since the onset of the pandemic.
COVID-19 cases reported in the Santa Clarita Valley in the past 24 hours: 17, 11 of which came from the city of Santa Clarita.
Total COVID-19 cases in the SCV: 27,356
Total COVID-19 deaths in the SCV as of April 7: 296
Percentage of vaccinated people (at least one dose) in the city of Santa Clarita as of March 22: 33.4%
Percentage of vaccinated people (at least one dose) in the SCV as of March 22: 31.8%