Coronavirus in Forth Valley: Rise in intensive care cases

Hospitals in Forth Valley are seeing a rise in the number of covid19 patients in intensive care.

Friday, 16th October 2020, 2:21 pm
The number of people in hospital with the infection continues to rise.

A total of 2059 cases have been detected in Forth Valley since the start of the outbreak, up from 2029 yesterday, meaning 30 new cases in a day.

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The number of people in hospital in the area who have tested positive is 20. Five people are in intensive care.

A total of a total of 886,407 people in Scotland have been tested. Of these people 45,232 were positive.