Active COVID caseload drops to two in Sarnia-Lambton

Dr. Douglas Fraser led a research team that identified a unique pattern of six molecules that could be used as therapeutic targets to treat the COVID-19 virus. Photo courtesy of the Lawson Health Research Institute.

One more person has recovered from COVID-19 locally.

Lambton Public Health reported one more resolved case on its website Wednesday night up to 319, leaving two active cases.

The number of confirmed cases is unchanged since Saturday night at 346 and the death toll stands at 25.

There were 625 new cases reported in Ontario Wednesday.

Provincial health officials are predicting that could increase to 1,000 daily new cases within the next couple weeks.