Ontario officials report 425 new COVID-19 cases, with two additional deaths


TORONTO – Ontario is reporting 425 new cases of COVID-19 today, along with two new deaths related to the virus.

Health Minister Christine Elliott says Toronto is reporting 175 new cases, with 84 in Peel Region and 60 in Ottawa.

She says 67 per cent of the new cases are in people under the age of 40.

The total number of cases in Ontario now stands at 47,274, which includes 2,829 deaths and 41,146 cases classified as resolved.

There were also 178 cases newly marked as resolved over the past 24 hours.

The province says it processed 31,753 tests over the previous day.