118 new COVID-19 cases in Windsor-Essex over three days

The Windsor-Essex County Health Unit in Windsor, Ont.,on Monday, Nov.2, 2020. (Chris Campbell / CTV Windsor)

The Windsor-Essex County Health Unit is reporting 118 new cases of COVID-19 over three days.

WECHU says 49 were reported on Saturday, 42 were reported on Sunday, and 27 were reported on Monday.

Here’s the breakdown:

  • 28 cases are community acquired
  • 48 cases are close contacts of confirmed cases
  • 11 cases are outbreak related
  • 3 cases are travel related
  • 28 cases are still under investigation

There were no new deaths reported over the weekend. The death toll related to COVID-19 in the region remains at 448 people.

Windsor-Essex has had a total of 19,319 confirmed cases of the virus, including 18,505 people who have recovered.

The health unit says 366 cases are currently active – 224 variants of concern (VOC) cases are active, 142 non-VOC are active.

Outbreaks in Windsor-Essex:

  • 15 workplaces
  • 1 long-term care or retirement home
  • 1 community outbreak
  • 5 school outbreaks

Windsor-Essex County Residents Vaccinated:

  • 310,937 WEC residents have received at least one dose of a vaccine
  • 25,607 WEC residents have received only 1 dose of a vaccine
  • 285,330 WEC residents have received both doses of a vaccine
  • A total of 596,267 doses have been administered to WEC residents
  • 81.9% of WEC residents 12+ have received at least 1 dose
  • 75.2% of WEC residents 12+ are fully vaccinated

 

More coming.