Illinois Reports Third Straight Day of Over 6,900 COVID-19 Cases

Illinois Reports Third Straight Day of Over 6,900 COVID-19 Cases

SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) Sunday reported 6,980 new confirmed cases COVID-19), including 35 additional deaths. Sunday’s report marked the third straight day of over 6,900 cases reported statewide.

Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 417,280 cases, including 9,792 deaths.

Local case breakdown:

  • Williamson County: 21
  • Franklin County: 15
  • Jackson and Saline counties: eight each
  • White County: four
  • Gallatin County: two

The preliminary seven-day statewide positivity rate regarding total tests from Oct. 25-31 is eight percent.

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