MERCED, California (KSEE/KGPE) – Six new COVID-19 deaths and 724 more cases were reported in Merced County Friday, according to an update from the Department of Public Health.
The number of coronavirus-related deaths in Merced County is up to 70 and the cases are up to 5,736.
Of the 5,736 total cases of COVID-19 reported by Merced County, 2,226 are described as “active,” meaning 3,440 people in the county have recovered from coronavirus to date.
Note: COVID-19 data updates often. The numbers in this story were accurate at the time of its writing.
COVID-19 resource links:
- Fresno County
- Tulare County
- Madera County
- Mariposa County
- Merced County
- Kings County
- Kern County
- World Health Organization
- U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- California Coronavirus (COVID-19) Response