4th person dies of COVID-19 as Ottawa reports 33 new confirmed cases

Ottawa has 33 new confirmed cases of the respiratory illness, bringing the total in the nation's capital to more than 300.

Meanwhile, 4 new cases of the respiratory illness reported in the Outaouais

There are more than 300 cases of COVID-19 in Ottawa as of Saturday afternoon. (Fred Chartrand/Canadian Press)

Four people have now died from COVID-19 in Ottawa, as local public health officials reported 33 new confirmed cases Saturday.

The total now sits at 322 confirmed cases of the respiratory illness, Ottawa Public Health said in an update Saturday.

Ontario was reporting 375 new COVID-19 cases as of Saturday morning, bringing the provincial total to 3,630 people infected.

So far, 110 people have died in the province, according to numbers compiled by CBC News.

In the Outaouais, public health officials have confirmed an additional four cases, bringing the total to 85.

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