Today, the Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit (SMDHU) reported two new COVID-19 cases in Huntsville, a woman aged 65-79 whose infection was community acquired and a man aged 45-64 whose case is under investigation. There have now been seven cases reported in Huntsville this week and 11 in December.
Of the 39 confirmed COVID-19 cases in Huntsville to date, six are active, including two in hospital, and one man has died from the disease.
There have been a total of 121 cases in Muskoka to date (13 of them currently active) and 2,771 in Simcoe County. (For a full list of Huntsville and Lake of Bays cases to date, and other COVID-19 updates for the area, visit our COVID-19 page.)
Simcoe Muskoka was moved into the red “control” level of the province’s COVID-19 response framework on December 14.
For more COVID-19 information from the health unit, visit simcoemuskokahealth.org.
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