CLOSE

Coronavirus Deaths Top 1 Million worldwide

Wochit

Editor’s note: The Star is making this story free to readers due to public health concerns related to coronavirus. Please consider a digital subscription to The Star so we can continue doing this important work.

Ventura County saw 160 new COVID-19 cases over the weekend, public health officials reported Monday.

No new deaths were tallied. The report covers data collected Saturday, Sunday and Monday.

Since early March, when the first local infection was reported, 13,423 county residents have tested positive for coronavirus. Of those, 12,595 people have recovered. Another 670 residents with active cases were under quarantine, according to Monday’s tally.

The deaths of 158 residents have been attributed to complications of COVID-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus. Most patients who died also had other medical conditions, public health officials have said.

The number of hospitalized patients with COVID-19 dropped over