1,848 new COVID-19 cases in Illinois

1,848 new COVID-19 cases in Illinois

ILLINOIS (WFIE) - Illinois Governor JB Pritzker gave a COVID-19 update Wednesday.

The Illinois Department for Public Health reported 1,848 new COVID-19 cases and 22 additional deaths on Wednesday.

A total of 279,114 people in Illinois have tested positive for COVID-19 in the state, including 8,508 deaths.

Currently, 5,231,607 tests for COVID-19 have been performed in Illinois.

Here are the current cases in our Illinois area:

  • White County - 163 cases, one death
  • Wabash County - 147 cases, one death
  • Edwards County - 64 cases
  • Wayne County - 256 cases, five deaths

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