SUDBURY -- Public Health Sudbury and Districts (PHSD) is advising of a potential high risk public exposure to COVID-19 at a April 26 social gathering on Old Webbwood Road in Espanola.

According to a news release issued by PHSD on April 29, the social gathering took place between 8:45p.m. and 10:30p.m.  The number of attendees who have tested positive has not been released.

Anyone who attended the gathering is being asked to self-isolate and seek testing.  All individuals are being asked to self-isolate for the full 14-days away from other household members regardless of if they returned a negative test. 

Ontario has been under a province-wide stay-at-home order since April 8 in an effort to curb the spread of COVID-19. 

On Thursday, public health officials in Sudbury reported 8 new and 10 resolved cases. 

COVID-19 testing appointments can be arranged through the Health Sciences North Assessment Centre: the preferred option is to request an appointment online or call 705.671.7373 during regular business hours.

For more information or if you have questions, please visit or call Public Health Sudbury & Districts at 705.522.9200 (toll-free 1.866.522.9200).