Niagara Region Public Health confirms two new cases of COVID-19
Niagara Region Public Health has confirmed two more cases of COVID-19.
To date, Niagara has had 561 cases of the virus.
Of the 561 cases, 412 have recovered and 54 patients have died.
Currently, 95 cases are active.
NRPH says 80.6% of cases are isolating at home, and 16% of cases have been hospitalized.
63.5% of Niagara's cases have been because of close contact with someone who was already infected.
Residents of long-term care/retirement homes make up 28.5% of overall cases in Niagara.
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