Ontario reports 851 new COVID-19 cases, six new deaths

Ontario is reporting 851 new cases of COVID-19 and six new deaths.

This comes after the province reported a record 1,042 new cases on Sunday.

According to numbers released on Monday, another 679 cases have been marked as resolved.

The death toll is up to 3,099.

There are 7,286 active cases of COVID-19 in the province.

There were 28,652 tests completed with another 17,603 backlogged.

There are 295 people hospitalized with the virus. Of those, 78 are in intensive care and 51 of those are on ventilators.

 

Here’s how the numbers break down in our region:

Haldimand-Norfolk: 4 new cases, 26 active cases

Brant: 5 new cases, 24 active cases, 2 in hospital

Niagara: 4 new cases, 107 active cases, 3 in hospital

Halton: 18 new cases, 247 active cases, 13 in hospital

Hamilton: 37 new cases, 165 active cases, 5 in hospital

 

Another 72 cases have been reported in Ontario schools.