351 new COVID-19 cases reported in Alberta on Sunday
An entrance is blocked to the Peter Lougheed Centre hospital so staff can screen essential visitors who are the only visitors permitted in Alberta hospitals as part of COVID-19 precautions in Calgary, Alta., Thursday, April 9, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh
EDMONTON -- Alberta reported 351 new cases of COVID-19 on Sunday, bringing the total number of active cases in the province to 6,242. Four more deaths were also reported.
There were 6,266 active cases in the province on Saturday.
The Edmonton zone currently has 1,889 active cases, while the Calgary zone has 2,508.
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Provincewide, 434 people are in hospital, down from 457 on Saturday. There are 81 people in ICU, down from 84 on Saturday.
Alberta completed 8,241 tests on Saturday.
Chief Medical Officer of Health Dr. Deena Hinshaw is expected to provide another in-person update on Monday.