Quebec reports seven new coronavirus deaths, over 140 more confirmed cases

Jun 25 2020, 8:26 am

The Quebec government revealed that the province’s COVID-19 death toll has reached 5,448, after announcing seven more deaths.

There are a reported 142 new known cases of the coronavirus, according to the Santé Quebec website. That brings the confirmed total to 55,079 known cases, with 487 hospitalizations (down from 500 a day earlier), 50 of whom are in the ICU.

Currently, a reported 524,578 tests have turned up negative throughout Quebec and over 25,000 cases have been resolved.

The data had been reported by hospitals and public health officials as of Wednesday, June 24, at 6 pm.

Santé Quebec says despite the new cases, hospitalizations and patients in the ICU are continuing to drop.

On Monday, the Province reported zero new coronavirus-related deaths for the first time in over three months.

Canada’s coronavirus death toll now totals 8,484.