The person took the métro from Longueuil to Champs-de-Mars, via Berri-UQAM, and also travelled by bus on the South Shore.
One of the Quebecers who has COVID-19 travelled by public transit while they had symptoms of the disease, public-health officials said Tuesday.
The person travelled by métro from the Longueuil station to the Champs-de-Mars station, via Berri-UQAM. They also travelled by bus on the South Shore, said Julie Loslier, director of the Montérégie public-health department.
The public health department says the risk of contracting the coronavirus is low. But it is asking people who may have been on the métro and bus at these times to monitor themselves for symptoms. If they develop symptoms, they are asked to contact 811.
The person travelled on public transit on Feb. 24 and March 6. On Feb 24, they travelled from the Longueuil station to Champs-de-Mars between 2 and 2:30 p.m. They travelled from Champs-de-Mars to Longueuil between 3:15 and 3:45. They took the No. 88 bus toward Mountainview between 3:50 and 5 p.m.
On March 6, they travelled from the Longueuil station to Champs-de-Mars between 9:30 and 10 a.m. They travelled from Champs-de-Mars to Longueuil between 10:50 and 11:20 a.m. They took the No. 88 bus toward Mountainview between 11:30 a.m. and 12:20 p.m.
Public-health officials said no new cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in Quebec. There are four confirmed cases, and one presumed case.