He is the 403rd corona death from Dortmund, the 285th person who, according to the city, died causally of Covid-19: A 47-year-old man did not survive his infection with the corona virus.
The city announced this on Tuesday as well as other data: There were 124 new infections, 7 more than on Tuesday a week earlier. The incidence rose accordingly.
11 patients on ventilators
According to the calculation by the city of Dortmund using the RKI method, the incidence value with today’s figures will be 104. The actual value of the RKI will only be available from midnight and is binding from then on – slight deviations are possible until then.
55 corona patients are in Dortmund’s hospitals, 16 of them in intensive care units, and 11 in turn have to be ventilated. None of this means any change to the situation on Monday. A week ago there were generally two fewer patients, but also two fewer patients on the ventilators.
Delta variant detected in other cases
47 of the 124 new infections from Tuesday were assigned to 25 families, it said. Since the disease first appeared in Dortmund, a total of 32,541 positive tests have been received. 30,813 people are considered to have recovered. 1325 people in Dortmund are currently infected with the virus. There are currently 1696 people in quarantine.
The delta variant has been proven in other cases: So far, 1958 cases have been identified, 59 more than on Monday. There were no changes in the other variants Alpha (5855), Beta (9) and Gamma (5).
The mobile vaccination bus stops here this week:
Wednesday 15.09.2021, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. – JobCenter, Kampstrasse 49
- Thursday, September 16, 2021, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. – JobCenter, Kampstrasse 49
- Friday 17.09.2021, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. – weekly market Huckarde, Rahmerstraße 15