32 new COVID-19 cases in Windsor-Essex, including 31 in agri-farm workers
Windsor-Essex medical officer of health Dr. Wajid Ahmed in Windsor, Ont., on Tuesday, June 2, 2020. (Bob Bellacicco / CTV Windsor)
WINDSOR, ONT. -- The Windsor-Essex County Health Unit says there are 32 new cases of COVID-19 in Windsor-Essex, including 31 in the agri-farm sector.
As of Monday morning, there have been 1,329 confirmed cases in Windsor-Essex, including 784 people who have recovered.
The death toll in Windsor-Essex is at 68. Forty-nine deaths are related to residents in long-term care homes and two are related to migrant workers.
Seven workplaces are in outbreak status – four in Leamington and three in Kingsville.
A workplace outbreak is defined as two or more employees testing positive for COVID-19 within a reasonable timeline to suspect transmission in the workplace.
There is also one long-term care facility still in outbreak status – Village of Aspen Lake.
In Chatham-Kent the total number of positive cases is at 157.