British Columbia has announced the first COVID-19-related death in the country, along with five new cases of the virus.
Provincial Health Officer Dr. Bonnie Henry said the man is one of two people at a North Vancouver care home who was diagnosed with the virus last week.
Henry said the patient, a man in his 80s with underlying health conditions, passed away Sunday night.
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