Health officials on Tuesday reported 23 new cases of COVID-19 in B.C. and one new death.
There are now 3,523 confirmed cases of the disease in the province. Of those, 3,076 patients have fully recovered, or about 87 per cent.
The province reported another death in the Vancouver Coastal Health region. The number of COVID-19 deaths in B.C. stands at 194.
B.C. now has 253 active cases, a decrease of 11 since Monday. Last week, the number peaked at 304.
Just nine COVID-19 patients are in hospital — the lowest reported number since mid-March, with three of them in intensive care.
On Monday, provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry announced she had amended a health order to limit the number of people allowed in short-term vacation rentals to the capacity of the space, plus up to five visitors.
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