Southwestern Public Health announced one new case of COVID-19 in Tillsonburg Tuesday morning raising Tillsonburg’s total to three.
There are currently 27 ongoing COVID-19 cases in Oxford-Elgin, including 16 in Oxford County.
As of Tuesday, April 28, 11:30 a.m., Southwestern Public Health reports three cases in Tillsonburg, four in Woodstock, four in Blanford-Blenheim Township, two in Zorra Township, one in South-West Oxford Township, one in Norwich Township, and one in East Zorra-Tavistock Township.
Four people from Elgin County have died from the coronavirus. Elgin County reports 11 ongoing cases, with six of them in St. Thomas.
A total of 2,233 people have been tested in Oxford-Elgin, including 668 pending test results. Since early March, there have been 59 cumulative cases in Oxford-Elgin and 28 have been resolved (no longer infectious).
Beattie Manor Retirement Residence, Wardsville (near West Lorne), has had one resident with coronavirus, and Caressant Care Bonnie Nursing and Retirement Home, St. Thomas, had one staff member test positive for COVID-19.