Fort McMurray Adds Two More COVID-19 Recoveries, No New Cases

Fort McMurray is seeing another slight drop in active COVID-19 cases.

The province announced on Sunday 284 new cases across Alberta.

There are currently 5,215 active cases across Alberta, while there have been a total of 128,824 positive tests. There are also 351 Albertans in the hospital for the virus, 60 of which are in ICUs.

Locally, Fort McMurray didn’t add any new cases, while two more individuals recovered which lowers the active total to 52.

The rural areas didn’t see any new changes, keeping the total of active cases at three.

There continue to be no active cases in Wood Buffalo National Park.

In total, 1,807 individuals across the RMWB – 1,669 in Fort McMurray, 129 in the rural areas, and nine in Wood Buffalo National Park – have recovered.

They are among the 121,829 who’ve recovered across the province. This represents over 94 per cent of reported cases.

There were also five new deaths from COVID-19 in Alberta over the past 24 hours – raising the total to 1,780.

To date, three individuals in Fort McMurray have died as a result of the virus.

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