Ontario reports 2,139 new COVID-19 cases today, and 43 new deaths from the virus


TORONTO — Ontario is reporting 2,139 new cases of COVID-19 today, and 43 new deaths due to the virus.

Health Minister Christine Elliott says 780 cases were in Toronto, 528 in Peel Region,  148 in York Region, 143 in Durham, and 111 in Windsor-Essex.

The province says it has conducted 49,189 tests since the last daily report.

In total, 932 people are hospitalized in Ontario due to COVID-19, including 256 in intensive care.

The province also says 157 people are on ventilators in hospital.

The latest figures bring the total of COVID-19 cases in Ontario to 146,535, with 4,035 deaths, and 125,416 cases resolved.