28 new cases of COVID-19 reported in Windsor-Essex
The Windsor-Essex County Health Unit in Windsor, Ont.,on Monday, Jan. 25, 2021. (Chris Campbell / CTV Windsor)
WINDSOR, ONT. -- The Windsor-Essex County Health Unit is reporting 28 new COVID-19 cases and no additional deaths in the region on Monday.
Windsor-Essex has had a total of 13,014 confirmed cases of the virus, including 12,342 people who have recovered.
Here’s a breakdown of the new cases:
- 1 case is outbreak related
- 9 cases are close contacts of confirmed cases
- 2 cases are community acquired
- 13 cases are still under investigation
WECHU says there are 290 cases are currently considered active.There are 41 people with confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the hospital including seven people in the ICU.
The local death toll related to COVID-19 has reached 382 people.
There are 10 outbreaks in the region, including two at LTC and retirement homes, four at workplaces, two community outbreaks and two hospital outbreaks.
Residents who visited the FreshCo on Huron Church Road in Windsor on Feb. 14 from 12 to 1 p.m. should monitor for symptoms of COVID-19 for 14 days after a possible public COVID-19 exposure to a variant of concern.