IDPH: 595 new COVID-19 cases; 77 additional deaths


ILLINOIS (WCIA) — The Illinois Department of Public Health reported 595 new COVID-19 cases on Friday, including 77 deaths.

Officials said this brings the state’s total number of cases to 131,198, including 6,260 deaths, in 101 counties. Within the past 24 hours, laboratories have reported 24,774 specimens for a total of 1,147,101.

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