Concern at increasing levels of Covid-19 in Donegal

 

The acting Chief Medical Officer has expressed concern at the increasing levels of Covid-19 in Donegal, Louth, and Waterford.

Dr. Ronan Glynn says it's vital people in all counties do all they can to break the chains of transmission over the next 7 days.

19 new cases were confirmed Donegal last night with yesterday seeing the highest daily number of new coronavirus cases nationally since mid-May - 396 were confirmed, bringing the weekend total to 670.

Trinity College Dublin Immunology professor, Dr. Rachel McLoughlin, says people need to act: