News Ebene – CA – BC records 74 deaths from COVID-19 over five days as well as 2,206 new cases

BC reported 2,206 new cases of COVID-19 in the past five days, along with 74 deaths

There were 512 cases from Thursday to Friday, 447 cases from Friday to Saturday, 424 cases from Saturday to Sunday, 441 from Sunday to Monday and 382 from Monday to Tuesday

Of the new cases, 378 were in the Vancouver Coastal Health area, 1375 in Fraser Health, 44 in Island Health, 238 in Interior Health and 171 in Northern Health

The seven-day moving average of BCPositive rates jump to 79 percentDeaths pushed the number of COVID-19 deaths in the province to 882

The number of people hospitalized with the disease has increased from 32 to 373 Of these, 80 patients are in intensive care

The province’s last update came on Christmas Eve, when it reported 582 new cases of COVID-19 and 12 more deaths

Tuesday’s press briefing was the first since officials confirmed the province’s first case of a coronavirus variant first identified in the UK

The case involves an individual from the Island’s Health Region who recently flew from London to Vancouver on Air Canada flight 855 on December 15, according to a statement from the province

COVID-19 BC Update, Bonnie Henry Update

Ebene News – CA – BC records 74 COVID-19 deaths over five days as well as 2,206 new cases

Source: https://globalnews.ca/news/7546022/bc-coronavirus-update-december-29/