No additional fatalities were recorded.
Pēdējās 24h veikti 718 COVID-19 testi, pozitīvs 1 cilvēkam. Latvijā kopā veikti 89 123 izmeklējumi, saslimušas 1009 personas un 662 izveseļojušās, 19 mirušas.— SPKC.gov.lv (@SPKCentrs) May 18, 2020
The new figure was released by the Disease Prevention and Control Center (SPKC) which said 718 tests had been conducted during the previous 24-hour period.
In total 89,123 tests have been carried out since February 29.
28 patients are in hospital, most of whom have moderate symptoms of the disease but 3 of whom are designated as being in a serious condition.
So far 19 deaths of patients with coronavirus have been recorded and 662 patients have recovered from infection.