Health department reports additional COVID-19 death


SANGAMON COUNTY, Ill. (WCIA) — The Sangamon County Department of Public Health reported an additional COVID-19 death.

They said the patient is a man in his 50s. He tested positive for the virus on April 26. He was an inpatient at Memorial Medical Center.

Additionally, the health department announced two new COVID-19 cases. There are now a total of 338 cases, including 29 deaths. Currently, there are nine Sangamon County residents with COVID-19 hospitalized.

This infographic from the Sangamon Co. Dept. of Public Health shows COVID-19 statistics in the county.

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