The latest B.C. COVID-19 numbers: 2,623 cases, 2,243 recovered, 166 deaths

Interior Health currently has zero active cases

Provincial health authorities have announced 22 new cases of COVID-19 and one death due to the disease in the past 24 hours.

There has now been 2,623 cases of COVID-19 in B.C., with 905 in the Vancouver Coastal Health region, 1,332 in Fraser Health, 127 in Island Health and 64 in Northern Health.

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Interior Health has had 195 cases in total, with zero active cases.

Elsewhere in the province, there are 32 in hospital, with seven of those in critical care.

A total of 2,243 people have now recovered since the pandemic first came to the province in January.

Two additional long-term care home outbreaks were declared over on Wednesday, at the Cottage-Worthington Pavilion and The Cedars in Mission. Six outbreaks remain at long-term care homes in the Lower Mainland.

A total of 166 people have died due to COVID-19 in B.C.

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