12 Deaths and 600 New COVID-19 Cases in Two Days
By edhat staff
The Public Health Department is reporting twelve deaths and 600 new COVID-19 cases from Friday and Saturday.
There were nine individuals over the age of 70 and three were between 50-69 years of age, ten had underlying medical conditions, and four deaths were associated with outbreaks at congregate facilities.
Four of the individuals resided in Santa Barbara, three in Santa Maria, two in Orcutt, one in Goleta, one in the unincorporated area of Goleta, and one in Lompoc.
There have now been 197 deaths in Santa Barbara County due to COVID-19.
There are currently 2,176 active cases within the county. Of those 180 are hospitalized including 57 in the intensive care unit (ICU).
Both Santa Barbara County and the greater Southern California Region have 0% ICU availability.