Province adds two new cases of COVID-19, brings active cases to 15

New Brunswick – Public Health is reporting two new cases of COVID-19 today, Sunday, August 16.

The new cases are two individuals, one under the age of 10 and the other is between 10 and 19-years-old, both in Zone 1 – the Moncton region. Both cases are related to international travel. The individuals arrived in Moncton, and are currently self-isolating.

The number of confirmed cases in New Brunswick is now 186, with 169 recovered. There have been two deaths, and there are currently 15 active cases. As of today, 56,767 tests have been conducted.