COVID-19 cases in the in the Southwestern Public Health region (Elgin-St.Thomas-Oxford) continue to rise, though not as much as recent days.
New cases listed on Friday, July 31 are concentrated mostly in East Elgin. Aylmer now has 25 cases, up 2 from previous, and there are 10 reported cases in Bayham, up 4 from Thursday.
St. Thomas continues to report 4 cases. Central Elgin also has 1 ongoing case.
Number remain unchanged in Oxford County, also covered by SPH, with 7 cases in Tillsonburg and 4 in Norwich.
There are 52 ongoing cases in the SPH region, while surrounding health units are reporting the following:
- Middlesex-London – 26 cases
- Haldimand-Norfolk – 29 cases
- Chatham-Kent – 55 cases
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