Local COVID-related death toll increases to 66

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Sarnia-Lambton has recorded its third COVID-19 related death in just over a week.

Lambton Public Health reported Tuesday the death toll since March 25, 2020 has increased to 66.

The health unit said the latest death was an individual in their 90s.

The number of confirmed cases increased by two to 3,632 and the number of resolved cases were unchanged at 3,561, increasing the active case count by one to five.

Bluewater Health had one COVID-positive patient in hospital.