SANGAMON COUNTY, Ill. (WCIA) — The Sangamon County Department of Public Health reported the death of an additional resident with COVID-19.
In a news release, health department officials said the patient was a woman in her 90s. They said she tested positive on October 12. There have been 65 residents with COVID-19 that have passed away.
Additionally, the health department reported 109 new COVID-19 cases in Sangamon County. There is now a total of 4,222 COVID-19 cases throughout the county. Of those cases, 2,440 people have recovered.
Currently, there are 1,695 people insolation and 22 hospitalized with the virus in Sangamon County.