One more person hospitalised with Covid at St Luke’s

Six patients are being treated for Covid-19 at the local hospital with 1 in ICU.

One new case of Covid-19 was confirmed at St Luke’s hospital in Kilkenny yesterday bringing to six the number of confirmed cases of the virus there.

Nationally the numbers in hospital with Covid has dropped in the past 48 hours to 355 with 59 in Intensive care.

One of those is in critical care and the local hospital for Carlow and Kilkenny.