Public Health reported eight new cases of COVID-19 in two zones Monday.
All of the cases were in the Moncton and Edmundston regions, Zones 1 and 4. The province will not provide a live-streamed update Monday.
The new cases break down in this way:
Moncton region, Zone 1, three cases:
three people 30 to 39
Edmundston region, Zone 4, five cases:
an individual 50 to 59
three people 60 to 69
an individual 70 to 79
All of these people are self-isolating and their cases are under investigation.
There are now 273 active cases in New Brunswick.
The number of confirmed cases in New Brunswick is 1,264. Since Sunday, 18 people have recovered, for a total of 972 recoveries during the pandemic. Eighteen people have died.
Three patients are in hospital, two of them in intensive care. A total of 201,167 tests have been conducted, including 1,215 since Sunday’s report.