Thirty-eight new deaths from COVID-19 in Ontario
Illustration of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus 2, the cause of COVID-19 (Alissa Eckert, MS, Dan Higgins, MAMS)
There are another 551 confirmed cases and 38 new deaths from COVID-19 in Ontario.
Public health officials gave the update Tuesday morning, with the provincial totals for the virus now at 11,735 including 622 deaths and 5,806 recoveries.
Twenty-four of the 38 new deaths were among residents of long-term care homes in Ontario.