LB COVID19 Update: 23 New Cases; and 2 New Deaths
City officials announced the death of two more residents and 23 new confirmed cases
of the novel coronavirus.
Long Beach's death toll currently stands at 75
57 of the fatalities are associated with long-term care facilities
472 positive cases have been confirmed at a total of 25 long-term care facilities in the city since the start of the pandemic, say city officials.
By the numbers: As of 12:01 a.m 5/26/2020
1,605 total positive results
65 people hospitalized
Approximately 1,150 recovered (recovery data is self-reported)
The L.A County Department of Public Health announced 27 new deaths and 1,843 new cases of Coronavirus.
County health officials say the cause of today’s single-day jump in confirmed new cases is due to a backlog of test results.