A staffer hands out a syringe at a recent vaccine clinic at Petco Park. Another is planned Saturday afternoon. Photo credit: Screen shot, @SanDiegoCounty, via Twitter

San Diego County public health officials reported 116 new COVID-19 infections Thursday and one more death from the disease.

Of 9,507 tests recent reported by the county, 1% returned positive. The 14-day rolling average of positive cases remained at 0.9%.

The new data increased the county’s total number of coronavirus infections to 282,052, while the death toll stood at 3,778.

So far 1.83 million county residents are fully vaccinated, as the county reached 87.2% of the local goal to vaccinate 2.1 million people ages 12 and older.

Nationally, the vaccination rate stands at 45.5%, according to the Mayo Clinic.

The county continues to maintain an online list of available vaccination sites. Officials have more than 296,000 doses on hand.

Meanwhile, the FDA plans to update fact sheets for the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines about the low risk of heart inflammation in some younger people who’ve received their shots.

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