Ontario announces 85 new cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday, including one death

Ontario has announced 85 new cases of COVID-19 in the province, including another death.

The most recent cases include a man in his 40s from Niagara, a woman in her 30s from Halton Region and a man in his 60s and two women, in their 30s and 50s, from Hamilton.

The latest tally also includes several pending cases.

It brings the provincial total to 588 cases and seven deaths.

Officials have not released much information regarding the latest death but confirmed it was a man in his 90s from Durham Region.

Roughly 10,000 people in the province are waiting for coronavirus test results.

Eight cases have been resolved.