14 Deaths and 241 New COVID-19 Cases
By edhat staff
The Santa Barbara County Public Health Department (PHD) reported 14 deaths and 241 new COVID-19 cases on Thursday.
Ten individuals were 70+ years of age, two were 50-69, and two were 30-49 years of age. Eleven individuals had underlying health conditions and nine of the deaths were associated with outbreaks at congregate care sites.
The county has now lost 330 people to the virus since March of 2019.
There are currently 1,171 active cases within the county. Of those, there are 164 hospitalizations including 48 in the intensive care unit (ICU).
The county is reporting 19.7% of ICU availability.
More data can be found at https://publichealthsbc.org/status-reports/