Health department: 51 new COVID-19 cases in county


SANGAMON COUNTY, Ill. (WCIA) — There were 51 new COVID-19 cases reported by the Sangamon County Department of Public Health on Friday.

Those new cases bring the county’s total number of COVID-19 cases to 2,371, including 45 deaths. Of those total cases, 1,986 people have recovered.

There are currently eight Sangamon County residents with the virus that are in the hospital.

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