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Four more COVID-19 related deaths reported since Tuesday in Merced County

181 new confirmed cases since Tuesday; 1,282 cases considered active

(Public Health Dept. data)


Today, the Merced County Department of Public Health confirmed four additional deaths
related to COVID-19:



▪ Female: 2

▪ Male: 2


▪ 50-64: 1

▪ 65+: 3

Underlying Health Conditions:

▪ Yes: 3

▪ No: 0

▪ Unknown: 1



As of 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 22, there are 2,994 confirmed cases (+181 from Tuesday) of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus) in Merced County. Approximately 1,282 of those cases are active, and 26 have died.

  • In California, there are 406,842 confirmed cases and 7,876 deaths.
  • As of July 22, a total of 22,270 tests have been performed in Merced County: 2,994 of those tests are confirmed as positive cases. These figures include testing through both the commercial and public health lab systems.

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