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.

To see Niagara Region Public Health's full breakdown, click here.