Quebec reports three more COVID-19 deaths, 74 new cases
A woman wears a face mask as she pushes another woman in a wheelchair in Montreal, Sunday, July 5, 2020, as the COVID-19 pandemic continues in Canada and around the world. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Graham Hughes
MONTREAL -- There are now 5,577 people who have died of COVID-19 in Quebec, health authorities announced Monday, as confirmed cases in the province reached 55,937.
That’s up three from the 5,574 total deaths reported as of Sunday; COVID-19 cases in Quebec rose 74 from the total of 55,863 announced a day earlier.
There are 377 people being treated for COVID-19 in Quebec hospitals as of Monday, up six from the 371 reported Sunday. Of those in a hospital, 25 are in intensive care, down one from the 26 reported 24 hours earlier.
The number of people in Quebec who have recovered from COVID-19 as of Monday is 25,378, up 32 from the 25,346 recoveries reported a day earlier.
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Quebec reported that it completed 6,122 COVID-19 tests on Saturday, down 1,780 from the 7,902 it completed a day earlier. (Quebec reports its daily testing figures from two days prior).