Olongapo City's COVID-19 death toll climbs to 220 | Inquirer News
Close  

Olongapo City’s COVID-19 death toll climbs to 220

/ 08:25 PM September 13, 2021
Three more elderly residents here have succumbed to COVID-19, raising to 220 the city's death toll, according to the local task force.

FILE PHOTO: Colorized scanning electron micrograph of an apoptotic cell (red) infected with SARS-COV-2 virus particles (yellow), also known as novel coronavirus, isolated from a patient sample. Image captured at the NIAID Integrated Research Facility (IRF) in Fort Detrick, Maryland. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, NIH/Handout via REUTERS.

OLONGAPO CITY–Three more elderly residents here have succumbed to COVID-19, raising to 220 the city’s death toll, according to the local task force.

The three fatalities were all senior citizens aged 62-86 who also suffered from other comorbidities.

ADVERTISEMENT

At least 40 new infections were also added to the city’s data on the same day, pushing to 782 its active COVID-19 cases.

So far, the city has logged 4,524 COVID-19 cases since the pandemic struck last year.

FEATURED STORIES

At least 3,522 of them were already cleared of the viral disease, including the 61 recoveries on Monday. The city’s recovery rate was at 77.8 percent.

JPV

Subscribe to our daily newsletter

By providing an email address. I agree to the Terms of Use and acknowledge that I have read the Privacy Policy.

For more news about the novel coronavirus click here.
What you need to know about Coronavirus.
For more information on COVID-19, call the DOH Hotline: (02) 86517800 local 1149/1150.

The Inquirer Foundation supports our healthcare frontliners and is still accepting cash donations to be deposited at Banco de Oro (BDO) current account #007960018860 or donate through PayMaya using this link .

Read Next
Don't miss out on the latest news and information.

Subscribe to INQUIRER PLUS to get access to The Philippine Daily Inquirer & other 70+ titles, share up to 5 gadgets, listen to the news, download as early as 4am & share articles on social media. Call 896 6000.

TAGS: COVID-19, Death Toll, infection, Olongapo
For feedback, complaints, or inquiries, contact us.

Subscribe to our daily newsletter

By providing an email address. I agree to the Terms of Use and
acknowledge that I have read the Privacy Policy.



© Copyright 1997-2021 INQUIRER.net | All Rights Reserved

We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By continuing, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. To find out more, please click this link.