Deaths from coronavirus in Orange County are near the vanishing point.
However, confirmed new cases increased from 29 to 47 and hospitalizations rose slightly from 68 to 59. Patients being treated for COVID-19 in intensive care units remained low at 10 (up one from nine on Saturday).
The to-date total of coronavirus cases in Orange County is at 255,022, of which 248,471 are considered recovered. Deaths are at 5,049.
Nationally, the decline in cases and deaths continue. The New York Times estimates that based on a 14-day average, new cases are down 39 percent and deaths by 14 percent. In California, the Los Angeles Times reports cases as down 34 percent and deaths by 32 percent.