Spike In Cases For Health Unit Including One New Case In Huntsville

Posted: 2020-10-07 15:22:59 By: thebay

A Huntsville area woman is the latest to contract COVID-19 and just 1 of 36 cases reported today by the Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit.  The woman who is between 45-64 years old is said to have contracted the disease through community spread.  The woman is self-isolating.

All of the other cases are from south of Muskoka.

Provincially, 583 new cases and seven new deaths were reported with Toronto, Ottawa, York and Peel, the hotspots.

60% of all cases are in people under the age of 40.