Ontario reports 508 new COVID-19 cases on Saturday

Ontario's official death toll linked to COVID-19 is nearing 10,000. (Evan Mitsui/CBC - image credit)
Ontario's official death toll linked to COVID-19 is nearing 10,000. (Evan Mitsui/CBC - image credit)

Ontario reported another 508 cases of COVID-19 on Saturday.

Here are some other key pandemic indicators and figures from the Ministry of Health's daily provincial update:

Tests completed: 30,145.

Provincewide test positivity rate: 1.9 per cent.

Active cases: 3,533.

Patients in ICU with COVID-related illnesses: 130, of which 115 were not fully vaccinated; 82 needed a ventilator to breathe.

Deaths: Zero, keeping the official toll at 9,896

Ontario: New daily cases of COVID-19

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