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CORONAVIRUS FLORIDA: Okaloosa and Santa Rosa continue to see large increases

Tom McLaughlin
tmclaughlin@nwfdailynews.com
Northwest Florida Daily News

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Another 5,266 Floridians were reported to have contracted COVID-19 Sunday as the total of positive cases reached 146,341.

There were 28 more deaths reported, bringing the total since the start of the pandemic to 3,447. The state Department of Health reported that 14,354 coronavirus patients are presently under hospital care.

Okaloosa and Santa Rosa counties continued to see large increases in the number of reported cases. Okaloosa County cases rose by 35 to 636 and Santa Rosa County by 14 to 482.

As of Sunday, Okaloosa County was reporting 13 people hospitalized with nine occupying ICU beds and one patient requiring a ventilator. Washington County reported another death over the weekend, bringing the total in the region to 40.

BY THE NUMBERS

Total COVID-19 cases as of 10 a.m., Monday June 29

Okaloosa: 636, increase of 35 over Sunday

Santa Rosa: 482, increase of 14 over Sunday

Walton: 213, increase of two over Sunday

Bay: 347, increase of 25 over Sunday

Washington: 112, increase of two over Sunday

Holmes: 161, no increase over Sunday

Gulf: 22, no increase over Sunday

Franklin: 6, no increase over Sunday

Deaths

Santa Rosa: 9, no change

Okaloosa: 6, no change

Walton: 9, no change

Bay: 4, no change

Holmes: 0, no change

Washington: 12

Gulf: 0, no change

Franklin: 0, no change

CITY BY CITY CASES

Santa Rosa County

Milton: 235

Navarre: 82

Gulf Breeze: 77

Pace: 43

Jay: 5

Pensacola Beach: 2

Missing: Santa Rosa 31

Okaloosa County

Fort Walton Beach: 263

Crestview: 100

Destin: 85

Niceville: 59

Shalimar: 36

Mary Esther: 40

Laurel Hill: 28

Eglin Air Force Base: 8

Baker: 7

Holt: 3,

Valparaiso: 5

Missing, Okaloosa: 13

Walton County

DeFuniak Springs: 103

Santa Rosa Beach: 41

Freeport: 16

Miramar Beach: 9

Paxton: 1

Point Washington: 1

Westville: 1

Bay County

Panama City: 232

Panama City Beach: 43

Lynn Haven: 28

Youngstown: 7

Southport: 5

Callaway: 5

Fountain: 2

Tyndall Air Force Base: 2

Parker: 1