Coronavirus tracker: California reported 525 new cases and 19 new deaths, June 5

Coronavirus tracker: California reported 525 new cases and 19 new deaths, June 5

In California, 525 new cases of the coronavirus were reported Saturday, June 5, according to end-of-day totals on public health websites, bringing the total number of cases so far to 3,766,745.

There were 19 new deaths reported statewide Saturday, for a total of 62,695 people who have died from COVID-19.

The state reported 53 fewer hospitalizations from the previous day, bringing the number of hospitalizations of those infected with the coronavirus to 1,309.

According to the California Department of Public Health, 37.8 million vaccine doses have been administered in the state and 44% of residents were fully vaccinated as of Saturday.

Sources: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Johns Hopkins University, the World Health Organization, the California Department of Public Health, The Associated Press, reporting counties and news sources