Whittier gets 12th confirmed coronavirus case
WHITTIER — Health officials Tuesday confirmed a 12th case of coronavirus in Whittier as the number of COVID-19 patients continues to climb in Los Angeles County.
The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health confirmed 10 new deaths and 548 new coronavirus cases Tuesday, bringing the total across L.A. County to 3,011 cases and 54 deaths.
The 12 cases in Whittier do not include unincorporated parts of the city. Unincorporated South Whittier has seven cases; there are no confirmed COVID-19 cases in unincorporated west, east or north Whittier.