189 CASES OF COVID-19 NOW CONFIRMED ON THE ISLE OF WIGHT
Another 4 new cases of coronavirus have been confirmed on the Isle of Wight, Public Health England has confirmed.
The total number of COVID-19 cases identified locally now sits at 189 as of today (Saturday). This is an increase of 4 from 185 cases on Friday. The infection rate is 133.5.
NHS England report that there have now been 36 coronavirus deaths in hospital, with the Office for National Statistics confirming a further 22 people have died in the community. This brings the total Isle of Wight death toll to 58, as of today.
35 hospital recoveries have been recorded, but it is unknown how many people within the community have recovered from COVID-19 after testing positive.
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