New cases in Burlington, Oakville and Millton contribute to COVID surge across Ontario


Published April 12, 2021 at 3:34 pm

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Halton Region has 161 new cases of COVID-19 today, with cases in Burlington, Oakville and Milton helping to fuel the continuing high caseload across Ontario.

Data released by the provincial government shows 4,401 new cases across the province today for a total of 391,009 people that Ontario health professionals are currently treating.

Other areas with significant numbers today include Toronto with 1,282 new cases, 772 in Peel Region, 564 in York Region, 339 in Ottawa, Durham Region with 224, and Hamilton has 134 cases.

All numbers are from the provincial database and may vary from statistics posted by local health departments.

In the past 24-hours, COVID-19 has claimed the lives of 15 people in Ontario.


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