One new case reported, active COVID-19 cases drop to 49 | CBC News
Public Health reported one new case of COVID-19 Thursday, in the Edmundston region, Zone 4.
The department did not hold a live update on Thursday, but in a news release it said an individual 30 to 39 was affected. The individual is a close contact of a confirmed case and is self-isolating.
The number of confirmed cases in New Brunswick is 1,427. Since Wednesday, 16 people have recovered for a total of 1,351 recoveries.
There have been 26 deaths, and the number of active cases is 49, with 43 of those in the Edmundston region.
Two patients are hospitalized, and one is in intensive care.
A total of 226,534 tests have been conducted, including 805 since Wednesday’s report.