B.C. reports 1,052 new COVID-19 cases over three days as death toll tops 2,300 – GLOBAL

November 22, 2021

Health officials reported 1,052 new cases of COVID-19 in British Columbia over the past three days, along with 10 deaths.

There were 390 cases from Friday to Saturday, while 332 cases were reported from Saturday to Sunday, and 330 from Sunday to Monday.

Of the new cases, 345 were in the Fraser Health region, 125 cases were in the Vancouver Coastal Health region, 227 were in the Interior Health region, 159 were in Island Health, and 196 were in Northern Health.

The new case counts bring the province’s seven-day average for daily cases down to 383, the lowest since Aug. 10.

The number of people in hospital with COVID-19 declined to 337. Of those, 115 patients are in intensive care, an increase of six from Friday.

The 10 deaths bring the province’s COVID-19 death toll to 2,303.

There have been 215,688 cases of COVID-19 in B.C. since the start of the pandemic, of which 3,132 remain active.

Read more: https://globalnews.ca/news/8393778/bc-covid-19-update-nov-22-2021/

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