COVID-19: Quebec Reports 1,512 New Cases, One Death As Hospitalizations Decline – Montreal | The Canadian News

Quebec today reports another increase in COVID-19 cases with 1,512 infections and one more death attributed to the virus.

The health department says 225 people are hospitalized, a decrease of five, including 60 people placed in intensive care, an increase of three patients.

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The province hasn’t reported more than 1,500 daily infections since mid-April, and the seven-day average for new cases is 1,089.

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More than half of the new cases were among people who were not vaccinated or who were within two weeks of receiving their first dose of vaccine.

Quebec has reported 453,380 COVID-19 cases and 11,586 deaths since the start of the pandemic.

Due to a technical error, the province was unable to provide an update on vaccines today.

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