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One death connected to Joseph Creek Village outbreak: Interior Health

Health authority acknolwedged the death in Wednesday update; outbreak now up to 14 cases

Interior Health reports one death is connected to the COVID-19 outbreak at Joseph Creek Village in Cranbrook.

The health authority acknowledged the death in a daily pandemic update issued Wednesday afternoon.

The update does not identify whether the death was a resident or a staff member.

The outbreak, which was first declared on Sept. 3, began with eight cases and has now climbed to 14 cases — nine residents and five staff.

Trevor Crawley

About the Author: Trevor Crawley

Trevor Crawley has been a reporter with the Cranbrook Townsman and Black Press in various roles since 2011.
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