CHARLOTTETOWN — Health officials in Prince Edward Island are reporting another COVID-19-related death.
The death of a person over the age of 80 is the 46th such death in the province since the start of the pandemic.
There have been 1,270 new cases of COVID-19 in the province over the past seven days, or an average of about 182 cases per day.
There are currently 19 people in hospital with COVID-19.
Officials are monitoring outbreaks at four long-term and community care facilities.
There is also an outbreak at the Souris Hospital.
This report by The Canadian Press was first published July 12, 2022.
The Canadian Press