State reports 6,222 new COVID-19 cases, 20 deaths Monday

(HOI) — The statewide seven-day positivity rate for Illinois has surpassed 8 percent after health officials announced 6,222 new COVID-19 cases Monday.

There is now a total of 423,502 cases in Illinois and with 20 additional COVID-19-related deaths reported, the death toll has reached 9,810, according to the Illinois Department of Public Health.

Labs in the last 24 hours have reported 68,118 tests for the virus, bringing the state’s total to 7,876,421.

Hospitals as of Sunday night reported 3,371 individuals with COVID-19 are in the hospital, with 722 of those in the intensive care and 298 on ventilators.

The latest deaths reported by the IDPH are:

  • Champaign County: 1 male 60s
  • Cook County: 1 female 50s, 1 female 60s, 1 male 60s, 2 females 70s, 2 males 70s, 2 males 80s, 1 female 0ver 100
  • DuPage County: 1 male 80s
  • Iroquois County: 1 male 80s
  • Lake County: 1 male 80s
  • Mason County: 1 male 70s, 1 male 90s
  • Monroe County: 1 female 90s, 1 female over 100
  • Piatt County: 1 female 60s
  • Will County: 1 male 90s
Illinois Department of Public Health

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November 2, 2020 at 12:53PM

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