Ontario reports 355 new cases of COVID-19, 13 deaths, 213,236 vaccinations


TORONTO — Ontario is reporting 355 new cases of COVID-19 today and 13 deaths linked to the virus.

Health Minister Christine Elliott says there are 58 new cases in Toronto, 54 in Waterloo and 45 in Peel Region.

She says there were also 23 new cases in Hamilton and 22 in the Porcupine Health Unit region.

The Ministry of Health says 336 people are in hospital with the virus, with 335 patients in intensive care and 221 on a ventilator.

Today’s data is based on nearly 25,400 tests completed.

Elliott says 213,236 doses of a COVID-19 vaccine were administered since Friday’s report, for a total of more than 12.3 million doses.