Santa Barbara County reports 3 more COVID-19 deaths

Posted at 10:56 PM, Aug 10, 2020

Santa Barbara County is reporting three more individuals who have died from COVID-19 today, bringing the total of deaths to 72.

The County said all who died were over the age of 70 and had underlying health conditions. One of the individuals was living in a congregate living facility.

There were 187 new cases today, with 73 cases on Saturday and 66 cases on Sunday.

The County said there are now 6,996 cases of coronavirus total. 6,618 have recovered.

There are 84 people in the hospital, with 31 in the ICU.