Ontario’s COVID-19 cases continue to rise with 1,453 new infections, 11 additional deaths – CTV

December 10, 2021

Ontario health officials are reporting 1,453 new cases of COVID-19 on Friday.

In addition to the new cases reported today, officials recorded 11 new deaths, pushing the total number of COVID-19-related fatalities in the province to 10,065.

Today’s case count comes after officials logged 1,115 new cases on Thursday, 1,009 new cases on Wednesday and 928 new cases on Tuesday.

Ontario’s rolling seven-day average now stands at 1,055, up from 866 at this point last week.

With 39,941 tests processed in the past 24 hours, the Ministry of Health says the positivity rate in the province stands at about 4.4 per cent.

Of the new infections reported Friday, 613 cases involved people who are unvaccinated, 26 were in those partially vaccinated and 96 were in individuals whose vaccination status is unknown. The remaining 718 infections involved people who are fully vaccinated.

Read more: https://toronto.ctvnews.ca/ontario-s-covid-19-cases-continue-to-rise-with-1-453-new-infections-11-additional-deaths-1.5702078

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