14 New Cases Of COVID-19 In Windsor Essex As Of Wednesday

Wednesday June 17th, 2020

Posted at 10:38am

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The Windsor Essex County Health Unit has confirmed 14 new cases of COVID-19 as of Wednesday, bringing the local total to 1,238. They say 721 people locally have recovered.

Cases increased from 1,224 on Tuesday June 16th to 1,238 on Wednesday June 17th.

The Health Unit says 6 of the cases are from the agri-farm sector, 2 cases are from the community, and 6 cases are still under investigation.

There have been no additional deaths due to COVID-19 as of Wednesday and the local death toll stands at 67.

The Health Unit says two long-term care homes, Village of Aspen Lake and Country Village Homes are still under outbreak.

The Health Unit has started listing the number of workplaces that have outbreaks where two or more workers have tested positive for COVID-19 “within a reasonable timeline to suspect transmission in the workplace.”  As of Wednesday, 8 workplaces have 2 or more cases (a decrease of 1 from yesterday).

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