Updated Riverside County COVID data expected today

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Valley News - Health
RIVERSIDE  - Riverside County is expected to announce updated coronavirus numbers today, with the most recent data showing COVID-positive patients in intensive care units had increased by eight, while overall hospitalizations dropped slightly. The Riverside University Health System said Friday that the number of ICU patients had increased to 97, compared to 89 Thursday, while total hospitalizations fell to 479, a decline of four. RUHS also reported 1,052 newly confirmed cases, bringing the aggregate number of COVID-19 infections recorded since the public health documentation period began in March 2020 to 319,733. Six additional virus-related deaths were also reported Friday. Officials have reported 4,685 deaths from virus-related complications in the last 17 months. The county updates
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