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COVID-19 kills two more in London region as case total surpasses 100

Health officials in the London region are reporting more COVID-19 related deaths as the number of cases in the area surpasses the 100 mark.

New numbers from the Middlesex-London Health Unit on Saturday revealed 21 new cases, bringing the total number to 113.

The health unit also reported two more deaths, bringing the total number of people who have died to five.

This comes a day after the provincial government revealed modelling projections that say the virus could kill 1,600 Ontarians by the end of the month and between 3,000 to 15,000 over the course of the pandemic.

No details are known about the new patients in the region or the two who succumbed to the illness.

On Saturday, 20 people had been admitted to the London Health Sciences Centre (LHSC) for COVID-19. Out of the total patients, 12 are in critical care.

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