14 new COVID-19 cases in B.C.; one additional death

Outbreak at Maersk Distribution Canada Inc. in Delta declared over

British Columbia has 14 new cases of COVID-19 and one additional death in the Vancouver Coastal Health region said Health Minister Adrian Dix and provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry in a joint press release.

The 14 new cases were announced on the same day that British Columbia moved to Phase 3 of its restart plan and reopening non-essential travel, the film industry and entertainment venues.

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There have been no new outbreaks according to the announcement and the outbreak at Maersk Distribution Canada Inc. in Delta has been declared over.

“We have worked hard to find the balance in British Columbia: to flatten our curve, keep new cases low and safely increase our social interactions by continuing to follow our core, foundational rules,” said the announcement.

These are British Columbia COVID-19 numbers as of June 24.

New cases: 14

Total cases: 2,849

Total deaths 171

Active cases: 162

Recovered: 2,516

Hospitalizations 14

Intensive care 7

Cases by region

Vancouver Coastal Health: 963

Fraser Health: 1,491

Island Health: 131

Interior Health: 199

Northern Health 65

 

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