Update: This count was later updated to three for Dec. 8, 2020. The third case is a woman, aged 65-79, whose infection is the result of close contact with another case. Both of the earlier reported cases also became infected as a result of close contact with a confirmed case.
Today, the Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit (SMDHU) reported two new cases of COVID-19 in the Huntsville area, a woman and a man, both 35-44 years old. Their cases are under investigation. The sources of their infections are under investigation.
Of the 31 confirmed cases in Huntsville to date, four are active and none are currently in hospital.
There have been a total of 104 cases in Muskoka to date (eight of them currently active) and 2,355 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 orange “Restrict” level of the province’s COVID-19 response framework on November 28.
For more COVID-19 information from the health unit, visit simcoemuskokahealth.org.
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