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