What’s the latest for Middlesex-London?
The Middlesex London Health Unit (MLHU) posted five new cases of COVID-19 Monday and no deaths.
The number of known active cases in the region is at 103. Since Friday, there have been 31 new infections and 60 recoveries.
There hasn’t been a COVID-related death reported since Feb. 13. There have been 181 deaths in the region since the pandemic began.
There have been 409 cases of COVID-19 reported in Middlesex-London so far in February.
The majority of cases were among people in their 20s, with 94 cases. The demographic with the fewest cases were people over 80.
COVID-19 across the region and beyond
Southwestern Public Health, which oversees Elgin-Oxford, reported no new cases of COVID-19 and no deaths Monday. There were four new cases and two deaths reported over the weekend. The region now has 40 ongoing cases.
There were 15 new cases reported by Huron Perth Public Health, including seven in Stratford. There are now 29 active cases in the region.
Meanwhile, there were 1,058 cases of COVID-19 across Ontario, along with 11 more deaths.
York Region joined the red control zone Monday, while a stay-at-home order remains in effect in Toronto, Peel and North Bay-Parry Sound until at least March 8.