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Logan, DeWitt and Piatt Counties continue to test for the coronavirus but so far no positive results.

 

In DeWitt County, the DeWitt/Piatt Bi-County Health Department indicates there have been 19 tests administered with 16 negative tests and three pending. In Piatt County, 22 tests have been administered with 17 negative outcomes and five pending.

 

In Logan County, the Logan County Health Department reports 32 tests administered, 27 have come back negative while five are pending.

 

The Illinois Department of Public Health today reported 461 new cases of coronavirus disease in Illinois.  Eight new deaths are also being reported, including the death of an incarcerated man from the Stateville Correctional Center.  

 

Nearly 90-percent of the state's 5,057 cases of coronavirus are in the Chicagoland area and there are now 73 deaths in Illinois. 

 

30,446 Illinoisans have been tested for coronavirus. One in six individuals tested shows positive results. 

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