VENTURA COUNTY, Calif. - Ventura County reported 66 new coronavirus cases and two additional deaths on Wednesday. There have now been 81,727 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the county, including 1,027 deaths.
The county has been releasing updated numbers every weekday on VenturaCountyRecovers.org.
74 cases are considered active. 12 people are currently hospitalized, 2 of whom are in the ICU.
More than 1.5 million tests have been performed.
The majority of these deaths have occurred in people 65 or older. At least 35 deaths have been reported in people aged 44 and younger.
The community is encouraged to get vaccinated, practice physical distancing and wear a facial covering when out in public to help reduce the spread of COVID-19. For vaccination appointment information, click here.
More details can be found at VenturaCountyRecovers.org.