SOUTHERN ILLINOIS – State health officials Wednesday reported 12,657 new confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19 in Illinois, including 145 additional deaths. Five deaths were reported along with over 200 cases across southern Illinois.
Currently, a total of 523,840 cases, including 10,434 deaths, have been reported in Illinois since the pandemic started.
Local case breakdown:
- Franklin County: 57,one death
- Williamson County: 53, one death
- Jackson County: 46, one death
- Jefferson County: 41
- Saline County: 12
- White County: six, two deaths
- Gallatin County: three
The preliminary seven-day statewide positivity for cases as a percent of total test from Nov. 4–10 is 12.4 percent