Health department: 18 additional residents COVID-19 positive


SANGAMON COUNTY, Ill. (WCIA) — There were 18 additional county residents that tested positive for COVID-19.

The Sangamon County Department of Public Health reported a total of 2,188 COVID-19 cases in the county, including 45 deaths. Of those patients, 1,788 have recovered.

There are currently 346 residents with the virus that are in isolation. Additionally, there are nine patients hospitalized with COVID-19 in Sangamon County.

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