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San Luis Obispo County has 845 confirmed cases of coronavirus as of Wednesday, July 8— up 37 cases from yesterday, according to County Public Health.

Of the total cases, 227 patients are at home in isolation and 601 patients have recovered. Fourteen are currently hospitalized, six of which are in intensive care.

Today, County Public Health announced the third death of a county resident due to coronavirus. The patient was 61-years-old, had underlying health conditions and had been in the hospital for about two weeks, according to a press release.

Total Confirmed COVID-19 Cases in SLO County

As of July 7, County Public Health had conducted 6,050 tests in which 162 tested positive. Private laboratories had detected 646 cases, and they had conducted 19,484 tests since April 13. However, the number of tests conducted before then is unknown, according to County Public Health.

There are 75 cases of coronavirus in those zero to 17-years-old, 242 in ages 18 to 29-years-old, 235 in 30 to 49-years-old, 176 in 50 to 64-years-old, 101 in 65 to 84-years-old and 16 in 85-years-old and older.

Case Count by City

The largest single-day spike in COVID-19 cases in the county happened Tuesday, June 30 with 44 new cases reported that day.

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