Central Coast COVID-19 Death Toll Climbs

The COVID-19 death toll in San Luis Obispo and Santa Barbara Counties continues to rise. San Luis Obispo County health officials have reported six more deaths of people who contracted the virus. They also added another 369 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the county’s total to 14,778. 11,919 people have recovered. Meanwhile, Santa Barbara County reported 9 deaths of people who had tested positive for COVID-19, while adding another 418 new cases. Health officials say 19,987 people have recovered.