MCHD reports death of additional resident with COVID-19


MACON COUNTY, Ill. (WCIA) — The Macon County Health Department reported the death of an additional resident with COVID-19.

In a news release, health officials said the patient was a man in his 80s.

Additionally, the health department reported 97 new COVID-19 cases. There is a total of 6,886 COVID-19 cases in Macon County, including 133 deaths.

Of those total cases, 3,900 people have recovered. There are 2,773 people isolated at home and 80 hospitalized with the virus.

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