Bristol Hospital has another patient who may have covid-19

Published on Wednesday, 14 October 2020 16:29
Written by JUSTIN MUSZYNSKI

@MUSZYNSKIBP

BRISTOL – Bristol Hospital has reported another patient who may have coronavirus as statewide hospitalizations for the virus continue to rise.

The hospital Wednesday reported treating three patients who have tested positive for covid-19. This number went unchanged from Tuesday.

Additionally, Bristol Hospital Wednesday reported having one patient under investigation for possibly having the virus. The hospital had not had a PUI this week prior to Wednesday.

Statewide coronavirus hospitalizations have been on the rise since Friday, according to statistics released by state officials. Hospitalizations increased again Wednesday, rising by 16 patients.

The numbers released Wednesday indicate 188 people in the state are hospitalized with coronavirus.

Justin Muszynski can be reached at 860-973-1809 or jmuszynski@bristolpress.com.



Posted in New Britain Herald, General News on Wednesday, 14 October 2020 16:29. Updated: Wednesday, 14 October 2020 16:31.