No new cases of COVID-19 on Vancouver Island, 109 reported in B.C.

B.C. reported 109 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 on Friday, but none in the Island Health region.

The province reported 1,389 active cases of COVID-19, along with one additional death. There are 73 active cases in Island Health.

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Health Minister Adrian Dix and provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry say 76.7 per cent of eligible adults have received a COVID-19 vaccine, and the province has administered 4.29 million doses.

Of those, 823,371 are second doses.

Dix and Henry say 128 individuals were hospitalized on Friday for treatment of COVID-19, 48 of whom were in intensive care. Three Island Health residents are in hospital, including one in intensive care.

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