The RCDHU and Renfrew County have announced a third person has died of COVID-19 in the district on the one-year anniversary of the pandemic.

The county says a resident of Miramichi Lodge has died, with their death being COVID related. The County is not releasing any more information at this time, out of respect for the family. They are extending their condolences to them, as well as residents and staff at the home.

No further details were given.