COVID-19 Cases in Beverly Hills Jump to 453
Posted Thursday, July 16, 2020 - 7:34 pm
The number of confirmed cases of COVID- 19 in Beverly Hills as of July 16 stands at 453, with eight deaths. That’s a jump of more than 100 in one week. Countywide, there are now over 143,000 confirmed cases and 3,936 people dead from COVID-19. Statewide there are over 355,000 COVID-19 cases and almost 3.7 million in the United States have been infected with the virus. On July 15, the number of COVID-19 hospitalizations in L.A. County reached its highest number ever with 2,193 people now in the hospital. Of those, more than a quarter are in the ICU and 17 percent are on ventilators. And younger people between the ages of 18 to 40 are being hospitalized at a higher rate than seen before, according to county data.