Number of Covid patients at LUH drops further


The number of people with Covid-19 being treated at Letterkenny University Hospital has dropped further.

Latest figures show that there are currently 59 people with virus being treated on site at the hospital , 4 in ICU.

1,032 people with Covid-19 are in Irish hospitals this morning, the lowest number since January 7th.

It's a 6 percent fall on yesterday, and 24 percent down on last Wednesday.

In the past 24 hours there were 45 admissions to hospitals and 91 discharges associated with the disease.

Last night 178 people were in ICU receiving treatment.