Murcia, Oct 17 (EFE) .- The percentage of people infected with coronavirus with respect to the PCR or antigen tests carried out continues in Murcia above 12%, 12.7%, in a day with two new deaths of 89 and 99 years in Murcia and Fortuna, respectively, and in which the hospital pressure remains stable.
According to data from Friday released this Saturday by the regional government, there are 511 new infections detected after 4,015 tests carried out, which brings the total number of patients to 9,114.
The vast majority, 8,738, are in home quarantine and the remaining 376, in hospitals, two more than on Thursday, 73 of them in intensive care units, one more.
The 442 cures that have occurred are eclipsed by the new infections, of which 136 correspond to the municipality of Murcia, 75 to Cartagena, 37 to Lorca, 32 to Cieza, 30 to Totana, 29 to Molina de Segura, 19 to Águilas, 18 to Fortuna, 14 to Torre Pacheco, 10 to San Javier, 9 to Jumilla, 8 to Las Torres de Cotillas, 7 to Archena, Caravaca de la Cruz and Fuente Álamo and 6 to Alcantarilla, Beniel and Mula, with the rest distributed by other localities in smaller numbers.
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