(Files by Dione Wearmouth-MyPGNow)
BC’s total COVID-19 case count has surpassed 19,000, as 525 new cases were reported province-wide.
Northern Health’s total is now 477, as 7 of the new cases are from the region.
The total for Interior Health jumped up by 27 to 925 cases since the pandemic began.
5,133 people are actively battling COVID-19 in BC.
142 are in hospital and 46 are in ICU.
Three more people have died from COVID-19, there have been 284 virus related deaths in BC.
Two new health-care facility outbreaks have been identified as there are now 33 active outbreaks in the system.
Northern Health 477 (+7)
Interior 925 (+27)
Vancouver Coastal 5,858 (+159)
Fraser Health 11,582 (+325)
Island 308 (+7)