Health department reports 10 new COVID-19 cases


CENTRAL ILLINOIS (WCIA) — The DeWitt-Piatt Bi-County Health Department announced 10 new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday.

In a news release, health department officials said the cases were reported on Monday and Tuesday. The patients included:

  • 1 new case in Clinton
  • 2 new cases in Wapella
  • 1 new case in Farmer City
  • 4 new cases in Monticello
  • 1 new case in Deland
  • 1 new case in Bement

The new cases ranged from a minor to someone in their 70s. In total, DeWitt County has 143 COVID-19 cases while Piatt County has had 151.

In DeWitt County, there are currently 29 active cases with two hospitalizations. There are 13 active cases in Piatt.

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