RIVERSIDE (CNS) - Riverside County health officials have not reported any new coronavirus-related deaths but confirmed 175 new infections.
The countywide COVID-19 death toll remains at 204 as of Saturday while the number of cases ticked up to 4,992. Additionally, 136 more county residents have recovered from the virus, bringing the total to 2,616, according to data from the Riverside University Health System-Public Health.
Saturday's numbers mark the largest single-day increase in COVID-19 cases since Wednesday, and the first day without new reported deaths since Sunday.
Even though Riverside County continues to have the second-highest number of confirmed cases and deaths in the state, behind only Los Angeles County, the Board of Supervisors voted Friday to lift all but one compon