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Daily Case Numbers Continue to Surge in SWPH

SWPH confirmed 21 new cases this morning as 11 people sit in the hospital with COVID-19 in our region, including 5 in the ICU.

OXFORD/ST.THOMAS/ELGIN - Daily case numbers continue to climb in the Southwester Public Health region.

Today the Health Unit confirmed another 21 new cases of COVID-19 and 16 resolved cases. 

This brings our total number of ongoing cases to 131. You can find a complete breakdown of the numbers, based on location here. 

Woodstock - 37

Norwich Township - 12 

Tillsonburg - 10

Ingersoll - 9

Zorra - 2

East-Zorra Tavistock - 2 

South-West Oxford - 1

Aylmer - 27

Bayham - 16

St. Thomas - 12

Malahide - 2

Central Elgin - 1

Eleven people are currently being treated for the virus in hospital, including five people in the ICU. 

The Health Unit says 86.7 percent of eligible residents have received their first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine and 83.7 percent have been fully vaccinated.

You can find more information regarding case numbers and vaccination numbers in the Southwestern Public Health Region online here.

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