The latest news on COVID-19 developments in Canada for Tuesday, May 18, 2021

10:25 a.m.

Ontario has reported 17 new COVID-19 fatalities.

This brings the country's death toll to 25,000.

The first person died of COVID-19 in Canada on March 9, 2020.

Canada surpassed 20,000 deaths at the end of January.

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This report by The Canadian Press was first published May 18, 2021.

The Canadian Press

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