The numbers used to track the strength of the coronavirus in Orange County continued to shrink in Wednesday’s report.
Patients being treated for COVID-19 in intensive care units fell from 11 to 9.
To date, coronavirus cases are at 255,070, of which 248,552 have recovered. Deaths total 5,054.
Nationally, new cases have declined by 37 percent, according to a 14-day tally by The New York Times. Deaths are down 13 percent.
In California, cases are down 29 percent, reports the Los Angeles Times, and deaths by 30 percent.