By Allen Payton
As of this morning, Friday, May 22, 2020 at 11:30 a.m. Contra Costa Health Services (CCHS) is reporting a total of 1,259 cases of COVID-19/coronavirus, and a total of 36 deaths in the county. A total of 1,056 have recovered, which is 83.9%, consistent with the previously reported number of those who have tested positive for the virus and recovered.
There were 25 new cases reported in the past 24 hours, but only 9 people diagnosed with the virus currently hospitalized.
A total of 27,874 people have been tested for the virus in the county.
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