Lanzarote added a new positive for Covid-19 this Friday. This is a man residing on the island who had just returned from Mexico and who, after feeling ill, went to the Emergency Room, where a positive PCR was performed. The patient did not require hospitalization and is in isolation with follow-up by Home Care.
In addition, his close contacts have been tracked and samples will be taken throughout this Saturday, July 11th, according to health sources.
With this new positive, the island adds six active cases of coronavirus after the five cases detected to five of the immigrants who arrived in the last boat to Arrecife. In total, there are 94 accumulated cases of covid-19 on the island since the health crisis began.