COVID-19: 1 additional death, 15 more confirmed cases in Simcoe Muskoka – Barrie | The Canadian News

The Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit confirmed 15 additional COVID-19 cases and one more death on Wednesday, bringing the local total number of cases to 13,942, including 264 deaths.

Local public health also reported four new variant COVID-19 cases on Wednesday, bringing that total to 6,412, including 105 cases that are active.

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Of the new cases, four people are fully vaccinated, none are partially vaccinated, and 11 are not immunized.

Meanwhile, 76.1% of the region’s population has received one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, while 72.5% have received the two necessary doses.

Of the total 13,942 COVID-19 cases in the region, 97 percent, or 13,531, have recovered, while 10 people are currently in hospital.

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The province of Ontario reported 321 new cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday, bringing the provincial total to 598,431 infections, including 9,862 deaths.

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