SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) Thursday announced 894 new confirmed cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 41 additional confirmed deaths.
Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 139,434 cases, including 6,810 deaths, in 101 counties in Illinois. Within the past 24 hours, laboratories have reported 31,686 specimens for a total of 1,460,527. The preliminary seven-day statewide positivity for cases as a percent of total test from June 18-24 is three percent.
Locally, Hamilton and White counties each reported one new case of COVID-19 Thursday. Jackson County reported three cases and the Franklin-Williamson Bi-County Health Department said Williamson County reported two new cases of COVID-19.