Skip to content
live

Prince Edward Island reports three new cases of COVID-19, seven active infections

CHARLOTTETOWN — Health officials in Prince Edward Island are reporting three new cases of COVID-19 today. A government news release says the cases involve a child younger than 10, a person in their 50s and someone in their 70s.
20211112111116-618e9356e267ae5cef9b66a1jpeg

CHARLOTTETOWN — Health officials in Prince Edward Island are reporting three new cases of COVID-19 today.

A government news release says the cases involve a child younger than 10, a person in their 50s and someone in their 70s.

The release says the source of the infection involving the person in their 70s is under investigation, while the other two cases have been linked to travel or to previously identified infections.

Public health says everyone involved is self-isolating and contact tracing is complete.

Today's new cases bring the number of active reported cases on the Island to seven.

Over 89 per cent of eligible Islanders were vaccinated as of Nov. 9, and 94 per cent had received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine. 

This report by The Canadian Press was first published Nov. 12, 2021.

The Canadian Press



Comments

Rogers Sports & Media
6080 Young Street Halifax, NS, B3K 5L2
© 2006-2022 Rogers Sports & Media. All rights reserved.
Be the first to read breaking stories. Allow browser notifications on your device. What are browser notifications?
No thanks