LA County Reports 2,232 New Covid Cases & 5 Deaths Sunday Following Report About Case Rate Increasing Among Children

AP

UPDATE SUNDAY PM: The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health announced lower numbers on Sunday vs. Saturday, which could include underreporting.

The late summer vacation period and the return to school by the Los Angeles Unified School District has increased cases of the coronavirus, public health officials said Saturday.

L.A. Public Health is claiming a “four-fold difference” in case rates between vaccinated and unvaccinated children, with overall cases increasing between LAC children and youth.

The agency reports 30 new deaths and 3,627 new confirmed cases of Covid-19. No breakout on the ages of the dead was provided, but overall cases among adults was said to have dropped.

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