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Public Service Announcement: Ninth confirmed case of COVID-19 reported by Algoma Public Health

Mon, Apr 06, 2020


Algoma Public Health is reporting a new COVID-19 case in a resident in the Algoma district.

Details of confirmed case:

 

Case #

Age, Gender  

Exposure category  

Status

Tested

Case #9     

40s, female          

Close contact and International travel          

Self-isolating         

April 3, 2020       

 

Details of affected flights or cruise ship:

March 23, 2020 flight information:

  • London, UK into Toronto’s Pearson International Airport on Air Canada flight AC 869. Passengers in rows 18-22 and flight crew that may have served these rows are considered close contacts of the confirmed case.

  • Toronto into Greater Sudbury’s Airport on Air Canada AC 8611. Passengers in rows 14-18 and flight crew that may have served these rows are considered close contacts of the confirmed case.

  • These individuals in addition to all people who have travelled outside of Canada are directed to self-isolate for 14 days from their arrival in Canada. If you have travelled to Canadian or Ontario communities outside Algoma, especially to places where COVID-19 is spreading locally, stay home for 14 days.


The Public Health Agency of Canada posts information on COVID-19 exposures on flights, cruise ships and mass gatherings.

Learn more about COVID-19 in Algoma.

 

Visit Ontario’s website to learn more about the province’s response to COVID-19.

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