Santa Barbara County Public Health Department Dr. Henning Ansorg | Credit: Daniel Dreifuss

The Santa Barbara County Public Health Department reported four additional COVID-19 cases Tuesday, bringing the total to 477.

Two of the infected people live in Santa Maria, one lives in Santa Barbara, and one is still pending an update on their area of residence. 

The vast majority of those who have tested positive in the county are now recovered — 326. As for the others, 99 people are recovering at home; 39 are recovering in a hospital, 12 of whom are in an intensive care unit; six are pending an update; and seven have died as a result of the virus.


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