Long Beach Nears 100 Coronavirus Deaths; Testing Sites Set to Reopen Tomorrow
More than 90 plus Long Beach residents have died of the coronavirus, according to data from the city—70 of which are associated with long-term care facilities and all of whom had underlying health conditions.
What we're seeing:
Data from the city revealed that 25 percent of COVID-19 deaths are African- Americans, even though African-Americans account for 12 percent of Long Beach's population.
Hospitalizations due to COVID-19 has abruptly risen in the past 10 days, per the LBP.
By the Numbers:
2091 confirmed cases
82 people hospitalized
Approximately 1,401 recovered
559 positive cases have been linked to 25 Long Beach area long-term care facilities
But wait there's more:
After closing COVID-19 testing sites for the past two days due to civil unrest, most of the Long Beach-ran testing sites will reopen tomorrow, June 3.
Long Beach City College - Pacific Coast Campus | opens 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Cabrillo High School | 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Jordan High School | 3p.m. to 5 p.m.