PALERMO- There are 626 new cases of Covid19 registered in the last 24 hours in Sicily compared to 13,735 swabs processed on the island. The incidence marks a new record of just over 4.5%. The island dates back to second place for new daily infections in Italy. The current positives are 7,472 with an increase of another 569 cases. The healed are 56 while in the last 24 hours there is a victim that brings the total deaths to 6,024. On the hospital front there are now 209 hospitalized, 16 more than yesterday while in intensive care there are now 27 hospitalized, 6 more On the contagion front in the individual provinces Ragusa is back in the lead with 175 cases followed by Caltanissetta with 97, Agrigento 90, Palermo 83, Catania 63, Messina 43, Syracuse 32, Trapani 23, Enna 20.
There are 5,140 Covid test positives identified in the last 24 hours, nationwide, according to data from the Ministry of Health. Yesterday there were 5,143. Instead, there are 5 victims in one day, while yesterday there were 17.