3 new COVID-19 cases reported in Windsor-Essex, 63.4% fully vaccinated

The Windsor-Essex County Health Unit on July 2, 2021. (Melanie Borrelli / CTV Windsor)

The Windsor-Essex County Health Unit is reporting 3 new cases of COVID-19 over the weekend.

Two were reported on July 18 and one case was reported on July 19 but due to routine data clean up, a net increase of one case was observed.

The death toll related to COVID-19 is at 436 people.

Windsor-Essex has had a total of 16,847 confirmed cases of the virus, including 16,397 people who have recovered.

BREAKDOWN OF NEW CASES

  • 1 case is community acquired
  • 1 case is close contacts of confirmed cases
  • 1 case is still under investigation

OUTBREAKS IN THE REGION:

  • 1 workplace is in COVID-19 outbreak

There are three Windsor-Essex residents with confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the hospital.

The health unit website says 1,989 preliminary or confirmed Variant of Concern (VOC) cases have been identified.

WINDSOR-ESSEX COUNTY RESIDENT VACCINATED:

  • A total of 513,036 doses have been administered to WEC residents
  • 76.3% of WEC adults have received at least 1 dose
  • 80.1% of adults in Ontario have received at least 1 dose
  • 63.4% of WEC adults are fully vaccinated
  • 63.1% of adults in Ontario are fully vaccinated