Quebec reports 698 new COVID-19 cases, seven more deaths -Standard

Quebec reports 698 new COVID-19 cases, seven more deaths -Standard

That’s the highest single-day count since May 21.

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Montreal Gazette

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Sep 26, 2020  •   •  1 minute read

A man and a boy enter a COVID-19 testing centre in Beaconsfield Sept. 17, 2020.
A man and a boy enter a COVID-19 testing centre in Beaconsfield on Sept. 17, 2020. Photo by John Mahoney /Montreal Gazette

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Quebec has recorded 698 new cases of COVID-19 — the highest single-day count since May 21 — bringing the province’s total to 71,005 as of Saturday.

Seven new deaths have been reported, all of which occurred between Sept. 19 and 24. The province’s death toll now stands at 5,821.

The number of hospitalizations increased by 18, for a total of 217. Of those, 33 were in intensive care.

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