RIVERSIDE (CNS) - Riverside County health officials today reported 154 new confirmed coronavirus cases and one additional virus-related death.
The countywide totals stand at 3,563 cases and 118 deaths.
Meanwhile, 1,207 recoveries have been documented, an increase of 74 over Saturday's numbers.
Overall this weekend, recoveries slightly outstripped the number of new confirmed cases by two, 250 to 248.
The number of inmates in county jails who have been infected remained unchanged from Friday's numbers at 135, with 94 recoveries.
However, Riverside County sheriff's officials announced that an inmate who tested positive for coronavirus died Sunday "from what appeared to be complications related to COVID-19."
The updated coronavirus figures come as the year's first heat wave c