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560 Coronavirus Cases Now Confirmed On Central, South Coasts; No New Deaths


The number of coronavirus cases on the Central and South Coasts continues to grow, now standing at 560.

Ventura County now has 243 cases.  That’s up 17 from Monday.

Santa Barbara County had a more than 10% increase in the number of cases, with 26 people testing positive for coronavirus.  It went from 192 to 218 cases.  San Luis Obispo County currently has 99 confirmed cases.

There have been nine deaths in the region, including six in Ventura County.

Lance Orozco has been News Director of KCLU since 2001, providing award-winning coverage of some of the biggest news events in the region, including the Thomas and Woolsey brush fires, the deadly Montecito debris flow, the Borderline Bar and Grill attack, and Ronald Reagan's funeral. 
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