ILLINOIS (WFIE) - New Year’s Day, Illinois reported 7,201 new COVID-19 cases and 157 new deaths.
That brings the total in the state to 970,590 positive cases and 16,647 deaths.
The state map shows two new deaths in White County.
It shows 13 new cases in Wayne County, four new cases in Edwards County, 12 new cases in White County, and six new cases in Wabash County.
Here are the total number of coronavirus cases and deaths reported in our area:
- Wayne County - 1,349 cases, 40 deaths
- White County - 1,134 cases, 22 deaths
- Wabash County - 1,054 cases, 11 deaths
- Edwards County - 401 cases, 5 deaths