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COVID-19 outbreak declared over at Pretium Resources Brucejack Mine – Northwest BC

Northern Health
Information Bulletin

Northern Health is pleased to announce that Medical Health Officers have declared an end to the COVID-19 outbreak, originally declared on February 10, 2020, at the Pretium Resources Brucejack Mine north of Stewart, BC.

In total, there were 51 laboratory-confirmed cases associated with the outbreak. The have not been any new cases since February 21.

Sadly, one death occurred; of an individual who had tested positive for COVID-19 in association with the outbreak, after they had returned to their home jurisdiction. Northern Health again expresses its condolences to the individual’s family, friends and colleagues.

More information on public exposures, school exposures, and facility or community outbreaks of COVID-19 within the Northern Health region.