Muskoka Lakes Man Becomes 68th COVID-19 Case In Muskoka
Illustration of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus 2, the cause of COVID-19 (Photo supplied by: Alissa Eckert, MS, Dan Higgins, MAMS)
Another case of COVID-19 has been reported in Muskoka.
The Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit has confirmed a case in a Muskoka Lakes man between the ages of 18-34 – who contracted the virus through close contact.
That increases the total case count for the District of Muskoka to 68 – with 62 recoveries and one death.
It’s the third case in Muskoka Lakes in October however; it’s just the fifth for the District as a whole.
Overall, there have been 55 new cases in Simcoe-Muskoka, increasing the total caseload to 1083, with 900 recoveries, 4 hospitalizations and 42 deaths.
To take a look at the SMDHU’s COVID-19 case count, head here.