FREDERICTON — New Brunswick is reporting two new travel-related COVID-19 infections today, bringing the total number of active cases in the province to five.
One case involves a person between 20 and 29 years old in the Moncton, N.B., region who travelled internationally and who is isolating.
The second case involves a person between 60 and 69 years old in the Saint John, N.B., region who travelled outside Atlantic Canada and who is also isolating.
Public Health is advising passengers on two Air Canada flights to monitor their health and to call 811 if COVID-19 symptoms develop.
Authorities say a foreign traveller on flights 992 from Mexico City to Toronto on Sept. 29 and 8910 from Toronto to Moncton on Sept. 30, may have been infectious.
New Brunswick has reported a total of 203 COVID-19 cases and two deaths attributed to the novel coronavirus.
This report by The Canadian Press was first published Oct. 5, 2020.
The Canadian Press