COVID-19 cases increase to 471 in Santa Barbara County

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Posted at 4:23 PM, Apr 26, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-26 19:27:17-04

Three more COVID-19 cases have been reported in Santa Barbara County, bringing the county total to 471.

Of the new cases, two are in Santa Maria and one in Orcutt.

320 people have recovered, 100 people are recovering at home, 37 are in the hospital, 13 of which are in the ICU. Seven coronavirus related deaths have been reported.

More than 2,500 tests have been administered.

To date, 59 health care workers have tested positive for the novel virus.

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