Ontario health officials confirmed 170 new coronavirus cases on Thursday as the provincial total rises to 837 active cases.

Thursday’s list includes 12 more hospitalizations – five of which are men and women in their 60s, 70s, and 80s from Lambton public health unit in Sarnia.

Ontario health officials said currently there are 29 people in intensive care and 20 are on ventilators.

Officials also said 25 per cent of cases are now community spread.

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