Ontario reports 2,448 new cases of COVID-19, 10 deaths and 64,950 vaccinations


TORONTO — Ontario is reporting 2,448 new cases of COVID-19 today and 10 more deaths attributed to the novel coronavirus.

Health Minister Christine Elliott says there are 780 new cases in Toronto.

She says there are also 356 new cases in Peel Region, 278 in York Region, 278 in York Region, 219 in Durham Region and 150 in Ottawa.

More than 50,200 tests were completed since Saturday’s update.

There are 917 people currently hospitalized with COVID-19 in Ontario, although the province says more than 10 per cent of hospitals have not reported their numbers over the weekend.

Ontario reports that 64,950 doses of a COVID-19 vaccine were administered since the last daily update. A total of 1,981,282 vaccines have been given in the province so far.