Taft COVID-19 case count rises to 220

Staff Writer
Taft Midway Driller
Taft Midway Driller

Taft's COVID-19 caseload increased to 220 on Monday morning with 11 new cases.

One new recovery was reported, giving the 93268 zip code 152 active cases and 68 recoveries.

Maricopa, meanwhile, added three cases over the weekend and now has 15 total cases and 12 are still active.

The Fellows-Derby Acres area still has two cases (one recovered) and the Tupman area has one active case.

No cases have been reported in the McKittrick area.

Kern County has a who saw its total case count rise to 20,651 with 57,752 recoveries.

As of Sunday, there were 260 people hospitalized with COVID-19 and another 14,495 in isolation at home.