Illinois COVID-19 Cases Near 130K, 95 Deaths Reported Tuesday

Illinois COVID-19 Cases Near 130K, 95 Deaths Reported Tuesday

SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) Tuesday announced 797 new confirmed cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 95 additional confirmed deaths.

Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 129,212 cases, including 6,018 deaths, in 101 counties in Illinois. Within the past 24 hours, laboratories have reported 20,309 specimens for a total of 1,079,182. The preliminary seven-day statewide positivity for cases as a percent of total test from June 2 to June 8 is 4 percent.

Locally, Jackson County reported no new positive cases of COVID-19 Tuesday. Johnson County reported one new case and Williamson County four new cases Tuesday. All cases are in isolation.

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