Los Angeles County public well being officers on Sunday reported 7,232 extra cases of COVID-19 and 30 associated deaths, numbers that account for Thursday, Friday and Saturday of final week.

On Friday alone, 3,187 new cases of COVID-19 have been reported — the best day by day complete because the pandemic started, officers mentioned.

Bars and indoor eating stay off-limits as officers try to manage the unfold of the coronavirus.

The variety of hospital sufferers with confirmed coronavirus infections jumped 41% within the final three weeks, county information present. As of Saturday, there have been 1,921 individuals hospitalized in L.A. County with confirmed COVID-19 cases; 28% of these individuals have been within the ICU and 18% have been on ventilators.

L.A. County officers warned final week about “alarming will increase in cases, positivity charges and hospitalization” and projected the potential of operating out of hospital beds in two to a few weeks; the variety of ICU beds may very well be exhausted someday in July.

L.A. County has recorded a complete of practically 115,000 cases and nearly 3,500 deaths.

Seashores have been closed by native authorities officers in Los Angeles, Orange, Ventura and Santa Barbara counties to discourage vacation weekend crowds. The warnings appeared to impact residents, as seashores and parks have been sparsely populated on Saturday.

“Thanks to everybody who modified their vacation plans to assist us get again to the work of slowing the unfold,” Barbara Ferrer, the county well being director, mentioned in an announcement.

Instances workers author Rong-Gong Lin II contributed to this report.