Illinois COVID 19 coronavirus update: IL reports 1,839 new cases, 11 new deaths; Chicago area COVID transmission remains low

Illinois COVID 19 coronavirus update: IL reports 1,839 new cases, 11 new deaths; Chicago area COVID transmission remains low

CHICAGO (TOC) — Illinois reported 1,839 new COVID instances and 11 new deaths Wednesday.

The Chicago space is seeing among the lowest COVID neighborhood transmission ranges because the begin of the pandemic. Prepare dinner County and most surrounding counties are all within the inexperienced low-transmission group. Lake County is within the medium-transmission group.

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The Illinois Dept. of Public Well being says “each day deaths reported on weekends and originally of the week could also be low” and “these deaths will probably be captured in subsequent days.”

There have been not less than 3,769,278 whole COVID instances within the state because the begin of the pandemic and not less than 35,053 associated deaths.

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As of Tuesday evening, 947 sufferers in Illinois had been reported to be within the hospital with COVID-19. Of these, 126 sufferers had been within the ICU, and 45 sufferers with COVID-19 had been on ventilators.

The each day case charge per 100,000 inhabitants is at 12.3.

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