Ontario reports 455 new coronavirus cases, including 68 impacted by reporting delay

Ontario reported 455 new cases of the novel coronavirus Saturday morning, bringing the total number of cases in the province to 30,202.

Of the new cases, 68 were included due to a reporting delay.

Thirty-five new deaths were also announced, bringing the total fatalities attributed to the virus in the province to 2,407.

A total of 23,947 cases are considered resolved, which makes up 79.3 per cent of all confirmed cases.

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More than 23,100 additional tests have been conducted, bringing the total number completed in the province to 832,158. Around 12,400 cases are under investigation.

The reported number of hospitalized patients with COVID-19 is 673, with 117 in intensive care and 97 on a ventilator.

According to the Ministry of Long-Term Care, there have been 1,717 deaths reported among residents and patients in long-term care homes across Ontario.

More to come. 

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