San Diego firefighter vaccinated
A San Diego firefighter gets a COVID-vaccine. Image from HHSA video

San Diego County public health officials reported 529 new COVID-19 infections and no additional deaths Friday.

The latest figures increased the region’s cumulative coronavirus totals to 377,115 cases, while the number of deaths remained 4,280.

The number of county residents who have received at least one shot of a COVID-19 vaccine is now nearly 2.57 million — or 81.7% of residents 5 and older. More than 2.32 million, or 73.8% of that cohort, are fully vaccinated.

There were 259 people hospitalized with COVID-19 in the county as of Friday, unchanged from Wednesday, according to the latest state figures. Of those, 81 people were in intensive care, up one from Wednesday.

A total of 19,568 new tests were reported to the county on Friday, and the percentage of new positive cases over the past week was 3.1%, according to the county health department.

City News Service contributed to this article.