This brings the total number of confirmed cases in the region to 41.
Case number 40 is a man in his twenties who was exposed to the virus through close contact with another case. It was tested on April 13 and is currently self-insulating.
Case number 41 is also a man in his twenties who was exposed to the virus through close contact with another case. He too was tested on April 13 and is self-insulating.
The health unit provided updates on three cases that were previously defined as an unknown type of exposure.
Case number 33, a person under the age of 19 was confirmed to be in contact with a case, as were cases 35 and 39, two men in their twenties. All of these cases are currently self-isolating.
If you think you may be experiencing COVID-19 symptoms or have been in close contact with someone who has COVID-19, start by self-isolating yourself, then contact an assessment center or use the self-assessment tool. online assessment to see if you need additional care.
For more information on self-isolation, self-assessment and assessment centers, visit phsd.ca/COVID-19 or call Sudbury & District Health at 705.522.9200 (toll free 1.866.522.9200) .
Visit the Ontario website for more information on the province’s response to COVID-19.