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Public Health Officials Announce 1,248 New Cases of Coronavirus Disease

Illinois COVID-19 Cases

SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today reported 1,248 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 24 additional deaths.   

Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 1,366,268 cases, including 22,439 deaths, in 102 counties in Illinois.

As of last night, 1,581 individuals in Illinois were reported to be in the hospital with COVID-19. Of those, 404 patients were in the ICU and 218 patients with COVID-19 were on ventilators.

A total of 10,375,588 vaccines have been administered in Illinois as of last midnight.  The seven-day rolling average of vaccines administered daily is 66,728 doses.  Yesterday, 53,335 doses were reported administered in Illinois. 

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Maximillian Boudreaux

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