Fort McMurray Adds Two COVID-19 Recoveries, One New Case

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

The province announced on Sunday 301 new cases across Alberta.

There are currently 4,584 active cases across Alberta, while there have been a total of 133,504 positive tests. There are also 250 Albertans in the hospital for the virus, 46 of which are in ICUs.

Locally, Fort McMurray added one new case and two recoveries, which lowers the active total to 38.

The rural areas didn’t see any new changes in the past 24 hours, keeping the total of active cases at four.

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

In total, 1,855 individuals across the RMWB – 1,716 in Fort McMurray, 130 in the rural areas, and nine in Wood Buffalo National Park – have recovered.

They are among the 127,034 who’ve recovered across the province. This represents over 95 per cent of reported cases.

There were also three new deaths from COVID-19 in Alberta over the past 24 hours – raising the total to 1,886.

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

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