Dozen new COVID-19 cases in Middlesex-London, three in Elgin-Oxford
COVID-19 cases by reported date are seen in this graph from the Middlesex-London Health Unit captured Tuesday, March 2, 2021.
MIDDLESEX CENTRE, ONT. -- The Middlesex-London Health Unit (MLHU) is reporting 12 new COVID-19 cases, while Southwestern Public Health (SWPH) is reporting just three on Tuesday. No new deaths were reported.
Middlesex-London now has a total of 6,194 cases, with 5,913 resolved and 183 deaths, leaving 98 active cases.
Elgin and Oxford counties now have a total of 2,540 cases, with 2,391 resolved and 67 deaths, leaving 82 ongoing cases.
There are ongoing outbreaks at five seniors' facilities in Middlesex-London and one in Elgin-Oxford.
Here is where the cases stand in the rest of the region based on the most recent publicly available data, with no new deaths reported:
- Haldimand-Norfolk – two new, 30 active, 1,430 total, 1,356 resolved, 39 deaths
- Grey-Bruce – three new, 12 active, 703 total, 689 resolved, two deaths
- Huron-Perth – five new, 22 active, 1,340 total, 1,268 resolved, 50 deaths
- Sarnia-Lambton – 10 new, 73 active, 2,115 total, 1,996 resolved, 46 deaths
The province reported fewer than 1,000 cases for the first time in a week, with, 966 new infections and 11 deaths.