BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — The Kern County Public Well being Companies Division reported 24 new COVID-19 instances at present.
These numbers convey the county’s totals to 110,546 instances and 1,400 deaths. The division says 39,727 residents have recovered and 68,255 are presumed recovered. A further 1,170 persons are isolating at dwelling and the state is reporting that 35 are in a hospital.
The division stated 399,851 exams have come again unfavorable and 156 are pending.
There have been 66,665 instances amongst residents who’re 18 to 49 years previous, 20,046 in these 50 to 64 years previous, 13,543 in these below 18 and 10,199 instances amongst residents who’re 65 or older, in accordance with public well being officers.
Kern County Public Well being is reporting that the county has 44 instances of the B.1.1.7 variant that originated in the UK and two instances of the B.1.351 variant that was first detected in South Africa.
Go to MyTurn.ca.gov to discover a COVID-19 vaccination web site nearest to you and schedule an appointment.
Residents could contact KCPH’s Name Middle at 661-321-3000 anytime Monday via Friday from 8 a.m. to five p.m. to have their questions answered about COVID-19.