Shoalhaven News

Two deaths but COVID-19 cases slowing


As of Monday an additional 9 cases of COVID-19 have been diagnosed, bringing the total number of confirmed cases in NSW to 2,863. 

Cases tested and excluded:141,517

There are currently 222 COVID-19 cases being treated by NSW Health. 

This includes 30 people being treated in Intensive Care Units, with 21 of those requiring ventilators.

Sadly, two people have died  bringing the number of deaths in NSW to 26.

Both were passengers on the Ruby Princess.

A 74-year-old woman has died in John Hunter Hospital in Newcastle.

A 79-year-old man has died at Northern Beaches Hospital.

Meantime the number of cases in the Illawarra/Shoalhaven rose to 116 over the weekend following confirmation of another positive test...

3 people are being treated in Wollongong Hospital and one in Shoalhaven...

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