RIVERSIDE (CNS) - A man over 70 years old from the Coachella Valley died due to complications from coronavirus, county public health officials said today, bringing the total number of Riverside County deaths from the virus to four.
The death was reported Friday, although it was not immediately clear when the man died, said Jose Arballo, spokesman for the Riverside University Health System.
No additional information was available.
The death comes a day after six additional cases were reported Thursday countywide, including a contract worker from a skilled nursing facility in the Coachella Valley, which brought the number of known infections countywide to 22.
According to county Public Health Officer Dr. Cameron Kaiser, the vendor from the Rancho Mirage Health & Rehabilitatio