Six cases of Covid-19 were confirmed in Wexford today following this evening’s press statement…
The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has today been informed that one person with COVID-19 has died, while at additional 136 cases have been confirmed in the Republic of Ireland.
There has now been a total of 1,776 COVID-19 related deaths in Ireland.
Of the cases notified today:
54 are men / 81 are women
78% are under 45 years of age
57 are confirmed to be associated with outbreaks or are close contacts of a confirmed case
11 cases have been identified as community transmission
51 are in Dublin, 24 in Kildare, 12 in Kilkenny, 11 in Tipperary, 7 in Cork, 6 in Limerick, 6 in Wexford, 5 in Meath and the remaining 14 cases are in Carlow, Cavan, Donegal, Galway, Mayo, Offaly, Roscommon, Waterford and Wicklow
As per the Government’s statement, “the HSE is working to identify any contacts the patients may have had to provide them with information and advice to prevent further spread.”
Information has not yet been released in relation to the electoral district that these cases emerged from.
The news of the additional cases comes just days after Ferns St-Aidans suspended all of their club’s activity, which then saw the Askamore-Kilrush GAA club do the same.
We wish all parties involved a speedy recovery.
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