Friday’s statistics on coronavirus took another grim jump as the Orange County Health Care Agency reported five more deaths and 163 new cases.
The cumulative death count is now at 50 and the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases is now at 2,537.
The count of 163 is the highest one-day tally since the record-keeping began, and was the third straight day of new cases over 100, following steep declines to as low at 32 cases just a few days ago.
OCHCA reported 2,594 new tests and a total of 324,128 total tests for the county.
Santa Ana remains the city with the most confirmed cases of coronavirus with 430, followed by Anaheim with 364, Huntington Beach with 225, Irvine with 133 and Garden Grove with 112. Westminster has 45 and Stanton 27.
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