Ontario reports 1,022 new cases of COVID-19, 17 deaths and 12,462 more vaccinations


TORONTO — Ontario is reporting 1,022 new cases of COVID-19 today and 17 more deaths linked to the virus.

Health Minister Christine Elliott says there are 343 new cases in Toronto, 250 in Peel Region, and 128 in York Region.

Elliott also says that nearly 30,800 tests were completed since Monday’s update.

Ontario is reporting that 12,462 doses of a COVID-19 vaccine were administered since the last daily report.

A total of 398,633 doses of vaccine have been administered in the province.

Ontario reports that 1,388 more cases have been resolved since Monday’s update.

There have been 280,494 confirmed cases of COVID-19 cases in Ontario since the pandemic, 259,991 of which have been resolved.

A total of 6,555 Ontarians have died from the novel coronavirus.