County reports 263 new coronavirus cases, 5 new deaths
Last updated 8/6/2020 at 11:21pm
SAN DIEGO (CNS) - San Diego County health officials today reported 263
new COVID-19 infections and five additional fatalities, raising the
county's totals to 31,127 cases and 583 deaths.
The three men and two women died between July 23 and Aug. 4 and ranged
in age from 57 to 87. All had underlying medical conditions, according to
the health department.
The county reported 11,106 tests Thursday, 2% of which returned
positive. The 14-day running average is 4.9%. The state's target is fewer than
8% testing positive.
Of the total positive cases in the county, 2,681 -- or 8.6% --