Health department reports 16 new COVID-19 cases


COLES COUNTY, Ill. (WCIA) — The Coles County Health Department is reporting 16 new COVID-19 cases.

In a release, officials said those cases were reported between Thursday and Friday. There are a total of 377 COVID-19 cases in the county, including 18 deaths.

Of those total cases, 257 have recovered while 99 are recovering. Three patients with the virus are currently hospitalized.

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