Nine new COVID-19 cases in Windsor

Windsor-Essex County Health Unit, Windsor, January 16, 2020. Photo by Mark Brown, Blackburn News.

The number of COVID-19 cases in Windsor-Essex is sitting just below the 300 mark.

Nine new cases were reported on Saturday morning, bringing the total number up to 299.

Out of the cases, 23 are currently listed as being resolved. The number of deaths in the area related to COVID-19 remains at eight.

There are currently 22,148 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Canada and 6,648 cases in Ontario, with 253 deaths.