215 new coronavirus cases, 11 new deaths in Riverside County on Wednesday

RIVERSIDE (CNS) - The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Riverside County crept up by 215, with 11 more deaths attributed to the virus, but known active cases fell further, local health officials reported Wednesday. The total number of COVID-19 infections recorded since the public health documentation period began in early March is 56,201, along with 1,136 deaths in that time, according to the Riverside University Health System. Coronavirus cases countywide are now generally increasing at a level that's barely ahead of patient recoveries, according to health officials. On Wednesday, the number of new recoveries — 340 — came in higher than the 215 newly confirmed cases, although officials have warned that there is a lag time for lab results to be returned, so day-to-day incr
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