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Despite rules requiring Canada-bound passengers to test negative for COVID-19, a man east of the city reportedly died from the virus Wednesday morning just hours after arriving from Nigeria, the Toronto has learned. Just after 6:30 a.m., Durham paramedics were dispatched to a home on Doug Walton Lane in Newcastle for a male complaining of shortness of breath and loss of taste. The call was upgraded after the 47-year-old lost vital signs. Paramedics were told he had arrived in Canada from Africa the previous day, and told 911 he believed he had COVID-19. That information was corroborated by sources, who told the the man arrived in Toronto on a Delta Airlines flight from Detroit Tuesday mor... Full story

21 January