FREDERICTON — Health officials in New Brunswick say a temporary foreign worker in the Moncton area has tested positive for COVID-19.
The new case is the only infection reported in the province in the last 24 hours.
Authorities said in a news release today the infected person is between the ages of 20 and 29 and has been isolating.
There have been 192 positive cases of COVID-19 and two deaths linked to the novel coronavirus in New Brunswick since the pandemic began.
Of those cases, 186 have recovered and four remain active.
The province has conducted a total of 62,222 COVID-19 tests.
This report by The Canadian Press was first published Sept. 2, 2020.
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