COVID-19: 123 new cases and one new death reported in Newport Beach this past week

(Due to State reporting issues over the weekend, new cases are lower than expected)

Stu News Newport is reporting COVID-19 numbers on a weekly basis, as reported by the OC Health Care Agency.

This week, February 2-8, there have been 123 new cases in Newport Beach and one new death, bringing the overall totals to 8,665 cases reported to date and 115 deaths. 

During the past week, the county reported a total of 8,742 new cases, raising the total to 527,380 to date. The death totals for the county were 95 for the week, bringing the overall total number of deaths to 6,205.

As of Tuesday, Feb. 8, Orange County has performed a cumulative of 7,417,642 tests to date. There are 619 current cases of hospitalized patients in Orange County, of which 125 are in ICU.

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To view the county’s data dashboard, click here.

COVID-19 numbers are updated weekly by Stu News Newport in Friday’s edition. 

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Data courtesy of OC Health Care Agency