Rep. Cisneros Statement on First Coronavirus Death in San Bernardino County

March 25, 2020
Press Release

FULLERTON, CA - Today, Representative Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39) issued the following statement regarding the first coronavirus death in San Bernardino County. According to county officials, the patient was a 50-year-old man with underlying health conditions.

“My heart goes out to the patient’s loved ones. This is absolutely devastating,” said Rep. Cisneros. “I stand with San Bernardino County and all our communities across California’s 39th District as we work together to combat COVID-19. It’s more important now than ever that we follow the guidance and advice of our healthcare professionals. Every single day, we need to remain focused on keeping each other safe and stopping the spread of the coronavirus.”