Vic records highest COVID cases in months

By | July 21, 2021

* New locally acquired cases (during 24-hour reporting period): 22

* Linked cases: 5 linked to Ms Frankie, 5 to Trinity Grammar, 3 linked to Young and Jacksons, 3 to St Patrick’s Murambeena, 2 to AAMI Park, 2 Bacchus Marsh Grammar, 1 linked to the West Gate Tunnel and 1 family member from previously unlinked case in Roxburgh Park

* Infectious while in the community: 6 out of 22

* New hotel quarantine cases: 1

* Total active cases in state: 118

* Hospital admissions: 5 in hospital including 1 in ICU

* Exposure sites: More than 360 (www.coronavirus.vic.gov.au)

* Primary close contacts: More than 18,000

* Tests conducted (during 24-hour reporting period): 59,355

* Vaccinations at state-run sites (during 24-hour reporting period): 18,099

* Workplace support: https://business.gov.au

Australian Associated Press

Western Advocate – Health

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