Upward trend continues as B.C. records 185 new cases of COVID-19 and 3 more deaths – CBC

There are 47 people in hospital with the disease, 20 of whom are in intensive care

Jul 28, 2021

The B.C. government announced 185 new cases of COVID-19 and three more deaths on Wednesday, the highest number of new daily cases since June 5.

In a written statement, the province said there are currently 909 active cases of people infected with the novel coronavirus in B.C., the most active cases since June 28.

The regional breakdown is as follows:

35 new cases in Fraser Health, which has 208 active cases.
26 new cases in Vancouver Coastal Health, which has 136 active cases.
113 new cases in Interior Health, which has 503 active cases.
Two new cases in Northern Health, which has 16 active cases.
Eight new cases in Island Health, which has 41 active cases.
One new case of a person who typically resides outside of Canada; a group that has five active cases.
A total of 47 people are in hospital, with 20 in intensive care, up from 16 last Wednesday.

Read more: https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/covid-19-update-july28-1.6120681

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