COVID Surge: Santa Clara County Death Toll Hits 1,011; 3 Morgues At CapacityHealth officials in Santa Clara County were facing sobering news Wednesday as the region's COVID-19 death toll topped 1,000 with three of the county's seven morgues already at capacity.
77 New COVID Deaths In Santa Clara County; Officials Warn 'Deaths May Be Temporarily Undercounted'The surge of new deaths from the current steep rise in COVID-19 cases in California continued Saturday with a state-wide record one-day total of 695 fatalities associated with the virus including 41 in Santa Clara County.
COVID Surge: California Sets New Two-Day Record For Coronavirus DeathsCalifornia health authorities reported Thursday a record two-day total of 1,042 coronavirus deaths as many hospitals strain under unprecedented caseloads.
COVID Deaths: Coronavirus Grim Toll Soars; State Purchases 5,000 Body Bags; Launches Emotional PSA While Gov. Gavin Newsom began his weekly COVID update on an upbeat note as health care workers began receiving the Pfizer vaccine, he ended with the grim death toll the pandemic continues to take all across California.