SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health on Friday announced 3,137 new cases of coronavirus disease in the state, the largest one-day increase to date.
One hundred five additional deaths were also reported.
Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 56,055 cases, including 2,457 deaths, in 97 counties in Illinois.
Edgar County remains one of five counties without a confirmed case.
Other local county totals as of Friday were:
- Clark – 5 current
- Crawford – 6 current, 4 recoveries
- Jasper – 28 current, 5 deaths, 11 recoveries
- Lawrence – 3 current
- Richland – 1 current, 2 recoveries
For more COVID-19 totals by county of residence, visit the IDPH website.
Within the past 24 hours, laboratories have processed 14,821 specimens for a total of 284,688.
For health questions about COVID-19, call the hotline at 1-800-889-3931 or email firstname.lastname@example.org