New COVID-19 cases tick upward in Los Angeles County; officials warn against spring travel – KABC-TV

LOS ANGELES (KABC)– New COVID-19 cases in Los Angeles County have actually climbed above 2,200, the highest single-day total in almost 2 weeks, disrupting what has been a typically downward pattern in brand-new infection numbers.Hospitalization numbers, nevertheless, continued to fall, and the present rate of individuals checking positive for the virus in the county dipped to 2.5%, just above the statewide rate of 2.1%, according to numbers released Thursday.According to state figures, there were 1,341 people hospitalized in the county as of Thursday, with 429 people in extensive care.But the county reported 2,253 brand-new infections, the highest single-day number given that Feb. 20, when 2,393 cases were revealed. She stated with medical facility numbers continuing to diminish, she was hopeful that the casualty numbers would likewise start dropping.Health officials issued another warning against leisure travel, in light of the upcoming Spring Break, stressing that anyone who takes a trip out of the area is still needed to quarantine for 10 days when they return to Los Angeles County. Ferrer on Wednesday stated the county has actually confirmed the first case of a COVID version initially found in Brazil, and the number of cases of a variation that stemmed in the United Kingdom has shot up to 27, a 50% jump from the 18 cases known as of last week.

LOS ANGELES (KABC)– New COVID-19 cases in Los Angeles County have actually climbed above 2,200, the highest single-day overall in nearly 2 weeks, interrupting what has been a typically downward pattern in brand-new infection numbers.Hospitalization numbers, nevertheless, continued to fall, and the existing rate of people evaluating positive for the infection in the county dipped to 2.5%, simply above the statewide rate of 2.1%, according to numbers launched Thursday.According to state figures, there were 1,341 people hospitalized in the county as of Thursday, with 429 individuals in extensive care.But the county reported 2,253 brand-new infections, the greatest single-day number since Feb. 20, when 2,393 cases were revealed. She said with hospital numbers continuing to dwindle, she was enthusiastic that the death numbers would likewise begin dropping.Health authorities released another alerting against leisure travel, in light of the upcoming Spring Break, stressing that anybody who travels out of the location is still needed to quarantine for 10 days when they return to Los Angeles County. Ferrer on Wednesday said the county has actually verified the very first case of a COVID variant first found in Brazil, and the number of cases of a variant that came from in the United Kingdom has shot up to 27, a 50% jump from the 18 cases understood as of last week.
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