Latest national news updates on Thursday 9th July.
There’s been two new confirmed cases of Coronavirus in Westmeath.
It brings the total to 676 in the county and ends two days of no new patients in the midlands.
The total in Offaly stays at 486 and Laois remains at 265.
The cumulative number in the region is now 1,427.
The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has today been informed that a total of 6 people with COVID-19 have died.
There has now been a total of 1,743* COVID-19 related deaths in Ireland.
As of midnight Wednesday 8th July, the HPSC has been notified of 23 confirmed cases of COVID-19. There is now a total of 25,565 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Ireland.
The HSE is working to identify any contacts the patients may have had to provide them with information and advice to prevent further spread.
The National Public Health
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