Letterkenny University Hospital has third highest Covid patients for second day

Letterkenny University Hospital has the third highest number of Covid-19 patients in the country for a second day in a row.

22 people are in the hospital with the virus, which is a drop of 1 compared to yesterdays figure.

While 13 are in Sligo university Hospital, up from 9 on Thursday.

Five patients are in the ICU in both hospitals; 3 in Letterkenny and two in Sligo, the same as yesterday.

Letterkenny University Hospital also has the second highest number of people waiting for a bed in the country today with 39.

13 further people are waiting in Sligo University Hospital

A total of 332 patients are waiting on trolleys or chairs around the country today.