COVID-19 pandemic testing
A San Diego County COVID testing site in San Ysidro. Photo credit: County News Center

The San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency Monday reported 175 new COVID-19 infections and one additional virus-related death.

Monday’s data increased the county’s cumulative coronavirus totals to 755,263 cases and 5,231 deaths. The data follows a weekend with 302 new infections counted Saturday and 256 Sunday. The HHSA does not report COVID data on holidays or weekends.

COVID hospitalizations in the county increased by five patients to 101, according to health officials.

So far 4.0% of county residents with confirmed cases of COVID-19 have been hospitalized and 0.7% have died of the disease.