One new COVID case reported in Kingston-area health care worker 

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The Kingston-area reported one new case of COVID-19 on Monday in a health care worker in the region. 

How the woman in her 30's caught the virus remains unclear as Kingston, Frontenac, Lennox & Addington said it remains under investigation. 

The health care worker is from the South Frontenac Township area but their workplace has not been disclosed for privacy reasons. 

Kingston has six active cases of the virus as of Tuesday morning, with no patients in any area hospitals. 

Ontario reported 948 new cases Monday and seven new deaths because of the virus, while 328 remained in hospital including 75 in intensive care.