A woman in her seventies has the distinction of being the seventh victim of COVID-19 in the Porcupine Health Unit region.

She was diagnosed and admitted to Timmins and District Hospital on April 21st , and died this weekend.

Meanwhile, the region has hit the 13-day mark without a positive test reported.  The total stands at 65.

BY THE NUMBERS

4,592 tests

65 positive

173 pending/under investigation

55 resolved

7 dead

Source: Porcupine Health Unit, May 24, 2020