The Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit (SMDHU) reported one death and one new COVID-19 case for Huntsville today. The death is the first reported for Huntsville since the pandemic began, and the second for Muskoka.
The death is a man aged 35-44 who died in one of Muskoka Algonquin Healthcare’s hospitals (the health unit does not specify which one).
The latest case is a 45-64 year-old male whose case is under investigation.
Of the 35 confirmed cases in Huntsville to date, six are active and one is under investigation.
There have been a total of 113 cases in Muskoka to date (ten of them currently active) and 2,627 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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