Muskoka COVID-19 Case Count Now At 91
Illustration of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus 2, the cause of COVID-19 (Photo supplied by: Alissa Eckert, MS, Dan Higgins, MAMS)
The local health unit is reporting two new cases of COVID-19 in Muskoka.
The new cases involve a Gravenhurst male between the age of 0-17 who contracted the virus through close contact, and a Lake of Bays woman between the age of 65-79 – with that case still being investigated.
That brings the total case count for the District to 91, with 82 recoveries, 8 classified as ‘other’ and one death.
Meanwhile, the most recent update shows that we’ve crossed the 1900 mark for COVID-19 cases in the health district.
In all of Simcoe Muskoka, there have been 1,912 COVID-19 cases, with 1,612 recoveries, 232 classified as ‘other’, 62 hospitalizations and 52 deaths.
The number of active cases in the health district is 239.
To view the total case count, head to the health unit’s webpage.