Alberta surpasses 10,000 COVID-19 cases with 111 new infections


EDMONTON – Alberta has recorded 10,000 cases of COVID-19 since the start of the pandemic after adding 111 new cases of the disease on Friday. A total of 1,341 Albertans are currently diagnosed with coronavirus. Ninety-five of the active infections are in hospital, including 19 in intensive care units.

Two more people have died from the coronavirus since Thursday’s update. One of the two new deaths is linked to the Good Samaritan Southgate Care Center, where there have been a total of nine deaths.

Alberta has reported 10,086 cases and 178 deaths since March.

Chief Medical Officer of Health Dr Deena Hinshaw will provide an update on COVID-19 on Monday.


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