Coronavirus: L.A. County reported 269 fewer hospitalizations, 9,927 new cases and 88 new deaths as of Jan. 18

Los Angeles County  reported 9,927 new cases of the coronavirus, bringing the total number of cases to 1,024,190 according to the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health as of Monday, Jan. 18.

The county reported 88 new fatalities linked to coronavirus, bringing the total number of deaths to 13,936 since tracking began.

Hospitalizations continue to decline. There were 269 fewer patients hospitalized by the virus as of Monday. The total number of patients in L.A. County hospitals is 7,328 with 22% in ICU.

The breakdown of people infected with the coronavirus by age is as follows:

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Data posted each day is preliminary and subject to change, officials emphasize. More information may become available as individual case investigations are completed.