(NORTHWESTERN, ON) – UPDATE: Ontario Public Health admits they made a mistake on their website and this case is actually in Sudbury.
PREVIOUSLY: Information is slim at the moment, and we have checked all health unit websites without success.
Ontario Public Health is reporting a new confirmed case of Coronavirus COVID-19 in our area.
The man is self-isolating at home and hoping to overcome the virus.
OPH has not released any further information other than the man is being dealt with by the Northwestern Health Unit (Fort Frances area).
The Thunder Bay District Health Unit admits that in the Thunder Bay District there has been less than 300 tests administered and they say no confirmed cases.
Out of those less than 300 cases, less than 170 of them have been processed. They say that data is accurate as of 10:00 am this morning.
Ontario is dealing with 837 cases of Novel Coronavirus COVID-19 which has produced 13 deaths thus far.