Ontario COVID-19 cases surpasses 16,000
Illustration of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus 2, the cause of COVID-19 (Alissa Eckert, MS, Dan Higgins, MAMS)
Ontario has added another 459 cases of COVID-19. That brings the province’s total to 16,187.
Another 86 people have died pushing that total above 1,000 to 1,083 in the last 24-hours. That is the biggest single-day spike in deaths.
For another day the number of resolved cases continued to outpace new cases.
Over the last day, 593 people have recovered bringing that number to 10,205.
The province has tested more than 12,000 people since yesterday with over 260,000 people testing negative.