COVID-19 Update: Fresno County cases reach 1,372, Clovis 62

On Thursday, May 21, the Fresno County Department of Public Health’s total COVID-19 cases is now at 1,372.

There are 924 active cases, with 174 people being hospitalized due to the virus and 426 who have recovered.

The death toll from the virus is now at 22.

Here are the updated Fresno County cases according to some cities:

  • Fresno – 648
  • Selma – 131
  • Sanger – 112
  • Reedley – 84
  • Clovis – 62
  • Orange Cove – 58
  • Parlier – 56
  • Mendota – 46
  • Kingsburg – 32
  • Huron – 27
  • Kerman – 25
  • Firebaugh – 22

Out of the total number of cases that were reported, 541 were community spread or came from an unknown source, 53 were travel related, 634 were spread by close contact and 144 are still under investigation.

For more detailed information, go to Fresno County’s County Epidemiology Program Information Portal, here.

Michael graduated from Fresno State in May 2019 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in print journalism. During his time at the university, he served as sports and managing editor for The Collegian, Fresno State’s student-run newspaper. In addition to the Clovis Roundup, Michael has written for The Fresno Bee, the Kingsburg Recorder and Selma Enterprise. He has a passion for sports and can be found on the sidelines at local games, bringing the citizens of Clovis the athletics news they deserve.