Coronavirus in Forth Valley: Cases, hospital sufferers and ICU numbers rise

New coronavirus cases, hospital patients, and those in intensive care have all increased this morning.

Friday, 23rd October 2020, 3:09 pm
The number of people in hospital with the infection continues to rise.
The number of people in hospital with the infection continues to rise.

Today’s figures show that 37 new cases were detected in Forth Valley.

A total of 2359 cases have now been detected in Forth Valley since the start of the outbreak, up from 2322 yesterday.

The number of people in hospital in the area who have tested positive is 33, up from 30 yesterday.

7 of those people are currently in intensive care, which has increased from 6 yesterday.

A total of 933,195 people in Scotland have been tested at least once. Of these people, 54,016 have tested positive