130 new cases of COVID-19 reported in Ontario, 16 new cases found in Mississauga


The province says 130 new cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in Ontario.

At 10:30 a.m. on July 11, Ontario reports 36,594 cases of new coronavirus in the province. The province says 2,716 people died from the disease.

Depending on the province, 32,422 cases have been resolved.

The province says 128 COVID-19 patients are hospitalized, 31 of whom are being treated in intensive care units. The website indicates that 18 patients are currently using ventilators.

According to the website, 1,665,693 tests for the virus have been performed. The website indicates that 29,522 tests were completed in the past day.

According to Peel Public Health’s COVID-19 website (which was updated at 12:00 p.m. on July 11), 6,564 confirmed and probable cases have been reported in the region and 310 people have died from the virus. According to Peel Public Health, 221 deaths occurred in Mississauga. Eighty-seven have been reported in Brampton and two deaths have been reported in Caledon.

According to the Peel website, 613 COVID-19 patients required hospitalization. The site reports that 5,890 patients have recovered. The recovery of 310 patients is pending.

According to Peel Public Health, 191 residents died in long-term care homes. There are currently outbreaks in 46 long-term care homes, retirement homes and hospitals, and 623 residents of these facilities have tested positive for the virus.

There are currently 3,546 cases in Brampton, 179 in Caledon and 2,828 in Mississauga.

Eleven cases are awaiting additional information.

Residents are reminded to wash their hands frequently and wear a non-medical mask if social distancing is not possible.

Photo courtesy of the Canadian Press


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