Patch: Coronavirus By The Numbers In Coachella Valley
COACHELLA VALLEY, CA — Riverside County health officials Thursday reported 159 new confirmed coronavirus cases and five additional deaths, bringing the number of cases to 2,264 and the death toll to 59.
The number of hospitalizations dropped by 28 compared to Wednesday’s numbers.
As of Thursday afternoon, 207 COVID-19 patients were being treated in hospitals across the county, down by 28 from Wednesday. Of that number, 70 were in intensive care units, an uptick from 64 the day before.