The Province of Ontario has 17 new cases of the novel Coronavirus confirmed today including two from the Waterloo Region and a infant child under the age of 1.
ONTARIO - The Province of Ontario has 17 new cases of the novel Coronavirus confirmed today.
That brings the total number of confirmed cases in the Province to 59. This is the largest one day spike since the outbreak began. Perhaps even more concerning is that one of the cases is a child under the age of one.
The cases include two in the Waterloo Region, one in Barrie, nine in Toronto, one in Ottawa, two in Peel, one in Halton and one in Hamilton.
The baby boy had been in close contact with someone who had recently travelled abroad. Most of the cases were from people who have travelled recently, and the other four including the baby boy had been in close contact with others who had travelled.