Ontario confirmed 554 new cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday, a drop from the record 700 cases reported Monday.
In a tweet, Health Minister Christine Elliott said nearly 38,400 tests had been completed the day before.
Toronto remains the focus of the virus in Ontario, with the most new cases (251), followed by Ottawa (106) and Peel (79).Ontario reports 554 cases of # COVID-19 since about 38,400 tests were completed. Locally, there are 251 new cases in Toronto with 106 in Ottawa, 79 in Peel and 43 in the York region. 62% of current cases occur in people under 40 years of age.
- Christine Elliott (@celliottability) September 29, 2020Elliott said 62 percent of Tuesday's cases are in people under 40.
Four more people have died, bringing the provincial death toll to 2,844.