Illinois sees 4,699 new COVID-19 cases, 98 deaths reported Monday

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(HOI) — State health officials are reporting 4,699 new COVID-19 cases Monday, bringing Illinois’ total to 905,069.

An additional 98 deaths are also being reported by the Illinois Department of Public Health, raising the state’s death toll to 15,299.

This is the first time since October the IDPH has reported fewer than 5,000 cases in a single day.

The statewide rolling positivity rate is being reported at 9.3%. Region 2, which includes the Peoria and Bloomington-Normal areas is seeing its positivity rate rise slightly to 9.7%.

As of Sunday night, 4,460 individuals throughout the state were reported to be hospitalized with COVID-19, with 981 of those in the ICU and 546 on ventilators.

The latest deaths reported by the IDPH are:

  • Bureau County: 1 male 90s
  • Champaign County: 1 female 80s
  • Cook County: 1 male 30s, 2 males 40s, 2 females 50s, 3 males 50s, 5 females 60s, 7 males 60s, 8 females 70s, 8 males 70s, 13 females 80s, 13 males 80s, 5 females 90s, 2 males 90s, 1 female over 100
  • DuPage County: 1 male 70s, 2 males 90s
  • Effingham County: 1 male 90s
  • Hamilton County: 1 male 90s
  • Kane County: 1 male 50s, 1 male 90s
  • Lake County: 1 male 60s, 2 female 90s
  • LaSalle County: 1 female 70s
  • Madison County: 2 males 70s, 2 males 80s, 1 female 90s
  • Morgan County: 1 male 80s
  • Rock Island County: 1 male 50s, 2 females 80s
  • Stephenson County: 1 female 90s
  • Tazewell County: 1 female 80s
  • Washington County: 1 male 80s
  • Will County: 2 males 80s, 1 male 90s
Illinois Department of Public Health

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December 21, 2020 at 01:27PM

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