Quebec reports 120 new COVID-19 cases, three deaths
MONTREAL -- Quebec public health authorities announced Sunday that 120 more people have tested positive for COVID-19 in the past 24 hours.
During the same period, there were no new deaths, but three people died between Aug. 23-28.
Two of the newly recorded deaths were reported in the Lower Laurentians and one in Lanaudiere.
The total number of deaths due to COVID-19 in the province since the start of the pandemic is now 5,758.
The Island of Montreal reported the highest number of new cases with 46 (29,816 total), followed by 17 in Estrie (1,230 total), 15 in Monteregie (9,394 total), and 11 in the Lower Laurentians (4,229 total) and Outaouais (821 total).
The total number of positive cases in Quebec is now 62,352.