COVID-19 Cases Total 15 in Region Among Health Dept. Reports

COVID-19 Cases Total 15 in Region Among Health Dept. Reports

SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) Tuesday reported 3,193 new COVID-19 cases in Illinois, including 17 additional deaths. In southern Illinois, 15 new cases of the coronavirus were reported by health departments across the region.

Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 1,285,398 cases, including 21,540 deaths. The preliminary seven-day statewide test positivity from April 6-12 is 5%.

Local case breakdown:

  • Williamson County: seven
  • Jackson, Saline and Franklin counties: two each
  • White and Union counties: one each

The total number of COVID-19 vaccine doses for Illinois is 9,343,775. A total of 7,344,112 vaccines have been administered so far in Illinois. The seven-day rolling average of vaccines administered daily is 132,979 doses.

On Monday, 100,729 doses were reported administered in Illinois. The Illinois National Guard has administered more than one million doses of COVID-19 vaccines at state-supported vaccination sites around the state.

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