Los Angeles health officials confirmed that the county had crossed 20,057 covid-related deaths on Tuesday. 157 new deaths and 2,091 new cases of confirmed COVID-19.
In total, Public Health has identified 1,183,378 positive cases of COVID-19 across all areas of L.A. “As we mark this heartbreaking day and note with sadness the loss of over 20,000 County residents, we mourn with all of you who have lost someone you love to COVID-19.
We are deeply sorry for your loss, and wish you healing and peace,” said Barbara Ferrer LA County Director of Public Health.
While new COVID cases and test positivity rates are declining, Los Angeles County remains in the most restrictive purple tier in the State’s Blueprint for a Safer Economy.Read more on deadline.com