Five deaths as NSW COVID case numbers drop to 266 on Monday October 18 2021

Matt Carr
By Matt Carr
Updated October 18 2021 - 12:21am, first published October 17 2021 - 9:30pm

FIVE people have died as overall COVID figures in NSW continued to drop in Monday's update.


Matt Carr

Matt Carr

Newcastle Herald deputy editor

Matt began his Newcastle Herald career as a cadet in 2009. He is a Walkley nominated reporter who has covered councils, police and general news rounds across the Upper Hunter, Port Stephens, Maitland, Lake Macquarie, Cessnock and Newcastle.