Sudbury and Districts Public Health (PHSD) is reporting a new case of COVID-19 in its jurisdiction. The case concerns a 70-year-old man with no travel history and no known contact with another confirmed case. It is classified as an unknown exposure.
This is the 90th confirmed case of the coronavirus in this region since the health unit began documenting all local and confirmed cases earlier this year.
Through contact tracing, PHSD said it would directly notify all close contacts. If you are not contacted by Public Health, you are not considered close contact.
No further information was provided by PHSD.
The last incidence reported by the health unit dates back to July 29. That day, 10 new cases were reported.