Coronavirus outbreak: B.C. reports 1 new death, 92 new cases of COVID-19 | FULL

Another person has died of the novel in British Columbia, health officials said Saturday while announcing 92 new confirmed of COVID-19, the largest jump in in a single day.

The province has now confirmed a total of 884 of the novel disease, of which 45% have recovered.

Of those , provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry said 81 are now in hospital, after four more were admitted between Friday and Saturday. She said 52 of those are in intensive care.

Henry confirmed Saturday there are now 12 long-term care homes experiencing outbreaks, including Lynn Valley Care Centre. Both residents and staff at those care homes have tested positive for COVID-19.

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