Orange County

OC coronavirus count declines

THE CASE count of new coronavirus cases in Orange County dropped on Thursday (Pixels).

The count of new confirmed cases of coronavirus in Orange County continues to seesaw up and down. Thursday’s totals from the Orange County Health Care Agency showed 67 new cases, down from 91 the day before.

The total number of cases countywide is 1,079. There were no new deaths and the total number of fatalities is 17. The OCHCA also reported that 127 cases are currently in Orange County hospitals and 63 are in intensive care units.

Thursday’s case count per city show Anaheim with 114 cases, followed by Irvine with 90 and Santa Ana with 78. Newport Beach has 81 and Huntington Beach 76.

In The Tribune’s coverage area, after Huntington Beach is Garden Grove with 30, Westminster with 16 and Stanton with two.

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