Tulare County reports 3 more COVID-19-related deaths, 166 new cases

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TULARE COUNTY, California (KSEE/KGPE) — Health officials in Tulare County on Tuesday reported 166 new cases of COVID-19, and three more people have died due to the virus.

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That brings the county’s total cases to 5,175 since the beginning of the pandemic, and the death toll to 139 people.

Of the 5,175 cases, 66 were travel-related, 2,014 were a result of person to person contact, and 3,095 were unknown or under investigation.

Here are the total cases by age group:

604 cases – Ages 0 – 17
784 cases – Ages 18 – 25
1,393 cases – Ages 26 – 40
1,627 cases – Ages 41 – 64
767 cases – Ages 65+

Here are the total cases by ethnicity:

2,596 cases – Hispanic
551 cases – Caucasian
94 cases – Asian
25 cases – African American
11 cases – Native American
51 cases – Multi-Race
1,847 cases – Unknown

Health officials also announced 69 more people had recovered from the virus — bringing total recoveries in the county to 3,398.

There are 981 people under self-quarantine and being monitored by Tulare County Public Health officials.

Note: COVID-19 data updates often. The numbers in this story were accurate at the time of its writing.

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