Seven new COVID-19 cases in Windsor-Essex
Windsor-Essex saw a handful of additional COVID-19 cases on Sunday.
The local health unit reported seven new cases, bringing the regional case count to 2,794.
One of the latest cases is from close contact with a confirmed case while the remaining six are still under investigation.
There were no additional recoveries reported over the past 24 hours. A total of 2,686 of the total cases in Windsor-Essex are listed as being resolved.
There remained a COVID-19 outbreak at a workplace in Lakeshore and one at a workplace in Kingsville.
Meanwhile, provincial health officials reported 1,042 new cases of the virus on Sunday, setting a new record for daily cases reported.
Health Minister Christine Elliot urged people to continue to follow public health advice to help stop the spread of COVID-19.
We all need to do our part to #StopTheSpread of #COVID19. Please continue to follow public health advice:
✅#WashYourHands thoroughly and often
✅ Stay home when you’re feeling ill
✅ Limit trips outside of home, except for essential purposes
— Christine Elliott (@celliottability) October 25, 2020