60 confirmed COVD-19 cases in Sacramento County, one death since Friday

Sacramento County COVID-19 Update

As of this today there are now 60 confirmed COVID-19 cases in Sacramento County. The county Department of Health Services also reports there was another death from their last report issued on Friday, March 27. 

As of today at 11:30 a.m., there are 224 confirmed COVID-19 cases, and the number of those who have died of complications of COVID-19 is seven. 

Ages of all confirmed cases: Age 0-17: 3

Age 18-64: 140

Age 65+: 81

With the exception of Isleton, there have been confirmed cases in the unincorporated areas as well as all the cities within Sacramento County. 

“This data tells us, that regardless if we live in urban, suburban or rural areas, it is imperative that all of us continue to stay home as much as possible," Dr. Peter Beilenson, Director of the Department of Health Services said in a statement issued today. "When we absolutely must go out – whether in your neighborhood or to grocery shop – we must maintain a distance of at least 6 feet from each other.” 

The department of health reiterated it reminders on social distancing and venturing out of your residence - keep your distance and don’t gather with others. Also, when in public spaces, be sure to not touch your face, and wash your hands or use hand sanitizer after touching shared surfaces.

Learn more about resources for employers and the workforce on the Office of Economic Development COVID-19 webpage where new resources for businesses will be added as they become available.

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