News Ontario adds 370 cases of COVID-19; 500 recovered in past 24 hours SHARE ON: Wendy Gray, staff Monday, May. 4th, 2020 Illustration of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus 2, the cause of COVID-19 (Alissa Eckert, MS, Dan Higgins, MAMS) Ontario has added another 370 cases of COVID-19 in the last 24 hours. That brings the provincial total to 17,923. The number of recoveries has once again outpaced new cases with 500 more over the last day bringing that total to 12,505. There have been 84 more deaths, with 1,300 people now having passed away from the virus. The province has done over 14,000 tests in the past 24-hours with over 324,000 testing negative.