RIVERSIDE (CNS) - The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Riverside County rose by 430 on Wednesday, with four additional deaths attributed to complications stemming from the virus, the Riverside University Health System said.
The county's total number of COVID-19 infections since the public health documentation period began in early March is now 48,630. According to the RUHS, the total number of deaths tied to COVID-19 stands at 917.
The number of known active virus cases countywide is 21,721, a drop of 61 from Tuesday, figures showed. The active count is derived by subtracting deaths and recoveries from the current total — 48,630 — according to the county Executive Office. The number of verified patient recoveries is 25,992.
The county defines a recovery as someone who