Public Health Officials announce 899 new cases of COVID-19

Submitted by IDPH on 4/5/20

The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today announced 899 new cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 31 additional deaths.
- Cook County: 2 male 40’s, 3 female 50’s, 1 male 50’s, 1 female 60’s, 2 male 60’s, 2 female 70’s, 2 male 70’s, 4 female 80’s, 1 male 80’s, 1 female 90’s
- DuPage County: 3 female 70’s, 1 female 80’s
- Kane County: 1 male 70’s, 2 female 80’s
- Kankakee County: 1 female 80’s
- Lake County: 1 male 60’s
- Montgomery: 1 male 50’s
- Peoria: 1 male 90’s
- Will: 1 male 60’s
Boone, Calhoun and Gallatin counties are now reporting cases. Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 11,256 cases, including 274 deaths, in 71 counties in Illinois. The age of cases ranges from younger than one to older than 100 years.
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*All data is provisional and will change.